Minor mag. 0.9 earthquake - CHARLEVOIX SEISMIC ZONE, QC, Canada, on Tuesday, 12 January 2021 at 18:29 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.9 earthquake at 3 km depth
13 Jan 17:51 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 23 hours.
Date & time: 12 Jan 2021 18:29:30 UTC -
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.462°N / 70.4578°W (Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NE of Baie-Saint-Paul (Charlevoix, Quebec) (pop: 7,290) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of La Malbaie (Charlevoix-Est, Quebec) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Rivière-du-Loup (Quebec) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NE of Lévis (Quebec) (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NE of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NE of La Haute-Saint-Charles (Quebec) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SSE of Saguenay (Quebec) (pop: 143,700) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSE of Jonquière (Quebec) (pop: 54,800) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) NE of Trois-Rivières (Quebec) (pop: 119,700) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) ENE of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 106 joules (0.392 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 0.9||3 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 0.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.