Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 9.4 km west of Ste. Anne de la Pocatière, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada, on Friday, 26 February 2021 at 01:24 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 23 km depth
26 Feb 19:21 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 18 hours.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 01:24:49 UTC -
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 47.3766°N / 70.1589°W (Chaudière-Appalaches, Quebec, Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) W of Ste. Anne de la Pocatière (pop: 4,580) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NNE of St-Jean-Port-Joli (pop: 3,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Baie-Saint-Paul (Charlevoix) (pop: 7,290) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of La Malbaie (Charlevoix-Est) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Saint-Pascal (pop: 3,490) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NE of St. Thomas de Montmagny (Chaudière-Appalaches) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SW of Rivière-du-Loup (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NE of Lévis (pop: 126,400) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NE of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
478 km (297 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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|1.8||23 km||CHARLEVOIX SEISMIC ZONE, QC, Canada||NRCAN|