Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 13 km northeast of Sept-Îles, Côte-Nord, Quebec, Canada, on Wednesday, 31 March 2021 at 19:06 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 2 km depth
1 Apr 14:31 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 19 hours.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2021 19:06:57 UTC -
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.276°N / 66.2368°W (Côte-Nord, Quebec, Canada)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NNW of Maliotenam (pop: 1,320) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of Sept-Îles (Sept-Rivières--Caniapiscau) (pop: 22,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Port-Cartier (Sept-Rivières--Caniapiscau) (pop: 5,850) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) N of Sainte-Anne-des-Monts (La Haute-Gaspésie) (pop: 5,600) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (112 mi) NE of Baie-Comeau (Manicouagan) (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) NNE of Matane (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) NW of Gaspé (Quebec) (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) NE of Mont-Joli (La Mitis) (pop: 6,570) --> See nearby quakes!
532 km (330 mi) NE of Quebec (pop: 528,600) --> See nearby quakes!
889 km (552 mi) NE of Ottawa (Ontario) (pop: 812,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||2 km||13 Km NE From Sept-Iles, 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.