Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 1 Km NW From Baie-Johan-Beetz, QC, Canada, on Wednesday, 20 January 2021 at 11:08 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 18 km depth
Date & time: 20 Jan 2021 11:08:08 UTC -
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.2873°N / 62.8074°W (Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) E of Havre-St-Pierre (Quebec) (pop: 2,970) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) W of Natashquan (Quebec) (pop: 246) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of Mingan (Quebec) (pop: 407) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) NE of Gaspé (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) NE of Murdochville (Quebec) (pop: 764) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.4||18 km||1 Km NW From Baie-Johan-Beetz, 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 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.