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Largest earthquakes in or near Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine, British Columbia, Canada, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated: Jan 17, 2023 09:15 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 8
  • 1 quake between magnitude 7 and 8
  • 8 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 26 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 169 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 381 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
Since 1900, Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine has had 1 quake of magnitude 8.0, 1 quake of magnitude 7.7, 8 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, 26 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 169 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, and 381 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 3.4 | North Pacific Ocean, Canada -

Strongest quake: Mag. 8.0 | 50 km W of Graham Island, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 3 or higher (586 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Jan 31, 2023 14:22 GMT
3.4

24 km
242 km (150 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Canada
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Jan 22, 2023 9:50 am (GMT -8) (Jan 22, 2023 17:50 GMT)
3.1

22 km
252 km (157 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Canada More
Jan 7, 2023 11:08 pm (GMT -8) (Jan 8, 2023 07:08 GMT)
3.1

10 km
27 km (17 mi)Colombia Britanica, Canada, 94 km east of Wrangell, Alaska, USA More
Dec 29, 2022 11:14 am (GMT -8) (Dec 29, 2022 19:14 GMT)
3.0

5 km
128 km (80 mi)98 km southwest of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada More
Dec 25, 2022 00:57 GMT
3.1

5 km
128 km (80 mi)97 km southwest of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada More
Dec 24, 2022 1:32 am (GMT -8) (Dec 24, 2022 09:32 GMT)
4.0

10 km
125 km (78 mi)93 km southwest of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada 1 reportMore
Dec 24, 2022 09:10 GMT
3.1

5 km
131 km (81 mi)101 km southwest of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada More
Dec 24, 2022 1:01 am (GMT -8) (Dec 24, 2022 09:01 GMT)
4.5

10 km
133 km (83 mi)214 km west of Terrace, Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine, Colombia Britanica, Canada 12 reportsMore
Dec 1, 2022 10:56 am (GMT -8) (Dec 1, 2022 18:56 GMT)
3.5

25 km
232 km (144 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Canada More
Nov 13, 2022 6:44 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 14, 2022 02:44 GMT)
3.3

26 km
256 km (159 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Canada More
Nov 7, 2022 7:27 am (GMT -8) (Nov 7, 2022 15:27 GMT)
3.0

5 km
11 km (6.8 mi)Colombia Britanica, Canada, 71 km east of Wrangell, Alaska, USA More
Oct 22, 2022 05:51 GMT
3.0

10 km
99 km (62 mi)Colombia Britanica, Canada, 48 km east of Juneau, Alaska, USA More
Oct 21, 2022 11:40 GMT
3.3

10 km
130 km (81 mi)99 km southwest of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada More
Oct 20, 2022 10:40 pm (GMT -7) (Oct 21, 2022 05:40 GMT)
3.8

7.3 km
129 km (80 mi)97 km southwest of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada 11 reportsMore
Oct 13, 2022 4:30 pm (GMT -8) (Oct 14, 2022 00:30 GMT)
3.1

10.5 km
105 km (65 mi)27 mi east of Juneau, Alaska, USA More
Oct 13, 2022 11:28 GMT
3.1

17 km
166 km (103 mi)149 km west of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada More
Oct 12, 2022 7:52 am (GMT -7) (Oct 12, 2022 14:52 GMT)
3.6

1 km
87 km (54 mi)Colombia Britanica, 39 mi east of Juneau, Alaska, USA More
Oct 11, 2022 1:31 am (GMT -8) (Oct 11, 2022 09:31 GMT)
3.1

9.2 km
92 km (57 mi)Colombia Britanica, Canada, 55 km east of Juneau, Alaska, USA More
Oct 9, 2022 10:57 pm (GMT -7) (Oct 10, 2022 05:57 GMT)
4.1

15 km
38 km (24 mi)Near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada 57 reportsMore
Oct 9, 2022 9:37 pm (GMT -8) (Oct 10, 2022 05:37 GMT)
3.3

26 km
26 km (16 mi)Alaska, USA, 38 mi north of Prince Rupert, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada More
Oct 6, 2022 20:30 GMT
3.1

23 km
240 km (149 mi)North Pacific Ocean, Canada More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.8 x 1016 joules (24341 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.1 x 107 tons of TNT or 1309 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine?

The last earthquake in Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine occurred 4 days ago: Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Canada, on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at 14:22 GMT.

How many quakes were there in Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine since 1900?

Since 1900, Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine, British Columbia, Canada had 586 quakes up to magnitude 8.0.

What was the strongest quake in Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine since 1900 occurred 74 years ago: Major magnitude 8.0 earthquake - 50 km west of Graham Island, Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District, Colombia Britanica, Canada, on Monday, August 22, 1949 at 04:01 GMT.

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