Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - British Columbia, Canada, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 2:56 am (GMT -8) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Jan 18:51 UTC: First to report: NRCAN after 8 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 17, 2022 10:56:38 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 2:56 am (GMT -8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||51.181°N / 126.1133°W (Regional District of Mount Waddington, British Columbia, Canada)|
|Antipode||51.181°S / 53.887°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)|
|Nearest volcano||Silverthrone (31 km / 19 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||364 km (226 mi) NNW of Victoria (pop: 289,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||10 km||Canada: 96 Km NE of Port McNeill, BC||NRCAN|
|2.0||10 km||British Columbia, Canada||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.