Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 243 km south of Saint-Pierre, St. Pierre & Miquelon, on Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 12:43 pm (GMT -4) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 18 km depth
16 Feb 18:01 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2021 16:43:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 12:43 pm (GMT -4)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.5967°N / 56.3152°W (North Atlantic Ocean, St. Pierre & Miquelon)
Nearby towns and cities:
243 km (151 mi) S of Saint-Pierre (pop: 6,200) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SSW of Little St. Lawrence (Canada) (pop: 117) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) S of Miquelon (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
321 km (199 mi) SSW of Patrick's Cove-Angels Cove (Canada) (pop: 56) --> See nearby quakes!
335 km (208 mi) ESE of Glace Bay (Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Canada) (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
347 km (216 mi) ESE of Sydney (Canada) (pop: 106,000) --> See nearby quakes!
355 km (221 mi) ESE of Sydney Mines (Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Canada) (pop: 7,310) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||18 km||282 Km S From Grand Bank, NL, St. Pierre & Miquelon||NRCAN|
|3.3||18 km||NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN, St. Pierre & Miquelon||EMSC|
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