Minor mag. 0.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Ste. Anne de la Pocatière, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada, on Sunday, 10 January 2021 at 12:33 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
Date & time: 10 Jan 2021 12:33:20 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.4033°N / 70.1746°W (Chaudière-Appalaches, Quebec, Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Ste. Anne de la Pocatière (pop: 4,580) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of St-Jean-Port-Joli (pop: 3,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) E of Baie-Saint-Paul (Charlevoix) (pop: 7,290) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SW of Rivière-du-Loup (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NE of Lévis (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NE of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) ENE of La Haute-Saint-Charles (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSE of Saguenay (pop: 143,700) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SE of Jonquière (pop: 54,800) --> See nearby quakes!
478 km (297 mi) ENE of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 105 joules (0.139 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 0.6||16 km||CHARLEVOIX SEISMIC ZONE, QC, Canada||NRCAN|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.