Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 60 km west of Mont-Laurier, Laurentides, Quebec, Canada, on Thursday, 21 January 2021 at 19:51 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
22 Jan 17:01 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 21 hours.
Date & time: 21 Jan 2021 19:51:19 UTC -
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.5497°N / 76.2863°W (Outaouais, Quebec, Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) W of Mont-Laurier (Antoine-Labelle) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) NNW of Gatineau (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NW of Clarence-Rockland (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Nepean (Ontario) (pop: 180,000) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Kanata (Ontario) (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) WNW of Saint-Jérôme (pop: 54,900) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) WNW of Blainville (pop: 46,500) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (142 mi) WNW of Laval (pop: 376,800) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) W of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||18 km||31 Km NW From Maniwaki, 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.