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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Vancouver Island, Canada Region, on Wednesday, 22 July 2020 at 11:33 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Vancouver Island, Canada Region, on Wednesday, 22 July 2020 at 11:33 (GMT)
22 Jul 11:41 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 2020-07-22 11:33:26 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.1°N / 128.97°W (Canada)
Nearest volcano: Endeavour Ridge (128 km / 80 mi)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-07-22 11:33:26 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmVancouver Island, Canada RegionGFZ
2020-07-22 11:33:25 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km221 km W of Tofino, CanadaUSGS
2020-07-22 11:33:26 UTCM 5.5 / 9.2 kmVancouver Island, Canada RegionGeoAu

User reports for this quake (8)

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571.9 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
617.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : I did not feel in Portland Oregon (reported through our app)
427.4 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Woke me up from my sleep
Cathlamet 98612 (531.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
East Vancouver / Weak shaking (MMI III) : In bed...did not check time but think it was close to 2 am... was almost asleep and woken by a dropping sensation accompanied by a thud sound
White Rock BC / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Kamloops / not felt
North Vancouver, BC., Canada / not felt

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Vancouver Island, Canada Region, 2020-07-22 11:33 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Vancouver Island, Canada Region, on Wednesday, 22 July 2020 at 11:33 (GMT)

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