Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Quebec, 32 km northeast of Renfrew, Canada West, on Wednesday, 13 January 2021 at 19:24 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 18 km depth
14 Jan 18:21 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 23 hours.
Date & time: 13 Jan 2021 19:24:54 UTC -
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.7302°N / 76.5194°W (Outaouais, Quebec, Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Shawville (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Pembroke (Renfrew County, Ontario) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of le Plateau (Communauté-Urbaine-de-l'Outaouais) (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NW of Kanata (Ontario) (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) WNW of Gatineau (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) WNW of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Nepean (Ontario) (pop: 180,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) W of Buckingham (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WNW of Clarence-Rockland (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) WSW of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||18 km||15 Km N From Shawville, 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.