Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Quebec, 202 km northwest of Ottawa, Canada West, on Monday, 11 January 2021 at 19:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 18 km depth
12 Jan 16:01 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 21 hours.
Date & time: 11 Jan 2021 19:16:47 UTC -
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.8869°N / 77.2292°W (Pontiac Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (69 mi) N of Petawawa (Renfrew County, Ontario) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) N of Pembroke (Renfrew County, Ontario) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Val-d'Or (Quebec) (pop: 25,500) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) ENE of North Bay (Ontario) (pop: 50,400) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NW of Gatineau (Quebec) (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) SE of Rouyn-Noranda (Quebec) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) NW of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NNW of Kanata (Ontario) (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) NW of Nepean (Ontario) (pop: 180,000) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) W of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||18 km||90 Km N From Deep River, ON, 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.