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M6.4 earthquake - 136km S of Masset, Canada, Sunday, 28 October 2012 at 18:54 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - 159km SSW of Masset, Canada on Sunday, 28 October 2012

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.7 quake: 139km S of Masset, Canada on Sun, 28 Oct 03h04, which had occurred 16 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - 159km SSW of Masset, Canada on Sunday, 28 October 2012
Date & time: Sunday, 28 October 2012 18:54 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sun, 28 Oct 2012 09:54
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 8.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.6329°N / 132.701°W (Canada)
Nearest volcano: Milbanke Sound (254 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 28 Oct 2012
Sun, 28 Oct 18:54 UTCM 6.4 / 10 kmQUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Sun, 28 Oct 18:54 UTCM 6.4 / 10 kmQueen Charlotte Islands RegionGFZ
Sun, 28 Oct 18:54 UTCM 6.3 / 8 kmQueen Charlotte Islands regionGeoAu
Sun, 28 Oct 18:54 UTCM 6.3 / 20 km107 km SW of Sandspit,BCNRCAN

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