Terremoto moderato mag. 4.7 - 82 Km W of Burwash Landing, YT, Canada, domenica, 09 mag. 2021 02:03 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.7 - 82 Km W of Burwash Landing, YT, Canada, domenica, 09 mag. 2021 02:03

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.7 at 5 km depth

9 May 02:07 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 4 minuti.
9 May 02:10: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.9 a 5.0. Profondità ricalcolata da 2.0 a 16.0 km (da 1.2 a 9.9 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 29 km (18 mi) al ESE.
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12 May 18:05: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.6 a 4.7. Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 5.0 km (da 6.2 a 3.1 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 25 km (16 mi) al ENE.
Update Sun, 9 May 2021, 02:15
Magnitude 4.6 earthquake strikes near McCarthy, Valdez-Cordova, Alaska, USA
4.6 quake 8 May 7:03 pm (GMT -7)
4.6 quake 8 May 7:03 pm (GMT -7)
A shallow magnitude 4.6 earthquake was reported early evening near McCarthy, Valdez-Cordova, Alaska, USA.
According to the Department of Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN), the quake hit on Saturday 8 May 2021 at 7:03 pm local time at a shallow depth of 6.2 miles. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.6 as well. Other agencies reporting the same quake include the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) at magnitude 4.6, and the United States Geological Survey at magnitude 4.9.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include McCarthy (pop. 28) located 64 miles from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data

Data & ora: 9 May 2021 02:03:47 UTC -
Magnitudine: 4.7
Prof.: 5.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 61.4835°N / 140.5122°W (Yukon, Canada)
Antipode: 61.484°S / 39.488°E
Vulcano più vicino: Churchill (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
181 km ONO da Haines Junction (pop: 1,150) --> Vedi sismi vicini
242 km SSE da Tok (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 1,260) --> Vedi sismi vicini
292 km S da Dawson City (pop: 1,320) --> Vedi sismi vicini
301 km ENE da Cordova (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 2,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
305 km ONO da Whitehorse (Yukon) (pop: 23,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
314 km E da Valdez (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 3,870) --> Vedi sismi vicini
490 km NO da Juneau (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 32,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
510 km SE da Badger (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 19,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
519 km SE da Fairbanks (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 32,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
524 km SE da College (Alaska, Stati Uniti) (pop: 13,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -2°C (28 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNW
Fonte dati primaria: NRCAN (Department of Natural Resources Canada)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 MWh, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
4.75 km82 Km W of Burwash Landing, YT, CanadaNRCAN
4.92.1 km127 Km E of McCarthy, Alaska, CanadaUSGS
4.92 kmSOUTHERN YUKON TERRITORY, CANADAEMSC
4.86 kmSouthern Yukon Territory, CanadaGFZ

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Whitehorse / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Swinging in my chair amd someone in couch felt movement  
Whitehorse / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Swinging in my chair amd someone in couch felt movement  
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