Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - CHARLEVOIX SEISMIC ZONE, QC, Canada, on Saturday, 9 January 2021 at 12:36 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 11 km depth
Date & time: 9 Jan 2021 12:36:25 UTC -
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.718°N / 69.8915°W (Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Saint-André (Quebec) (pop: 690) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) S of Saint-Siméon (Quebec) (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of La Malbaie (Charlevoix-Est, Quebec) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Saint-Pascal (Quebec) (pop: 3,490) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Rivière-du-Loup (Quebec) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SE of Saguenay (Quebec) (pop: 143,700) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) NE of Lévis (Quebec) (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NE of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NE of La Haute-Saint-Charles (Quebec) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
513 km (319 mi) ENE of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.8||11 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.