Magnitude 6.6 - QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS REGION
2009 November 17 15:30:46 UTC
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|Depth||11.6 km (7.2 miles)|
|Region||QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS REGION|
|Distances||215 km (135 miles) SSE of Masset, British Columbia, Canada|
225 km (140 miles) W of Bella Bella, British Columbia, Canada
665 km (415 miles) WNW of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
705 km (440 miles) NW of VICTORIA, British Columbia, Canada
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 5.5 km (3.4 miles); depth +/- 10.5 km (6.5 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=282, Nph=282, Dmin=387.6 km, Rmss=1.11 sec, Gp= 43°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=U
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Felt throughout the Queen Charlotte Islands. Felt (III) at Kitimat and (II) at Prince Rupert, Smithers and Terrace. Also felt at Abbotsford, Burns Lake, Campbell River, Courtenay, Duncan, Port Hardy, Prince George, Vancouver and Vanderhoof. Felt at Chugiak, Hyder, Ketchikan, Metlakatla and Petersburg, Alaska; Lewiston, Idaho; Brookings and Oregon City, Oregon; Bellingham, Maple Valley and Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
Scientific & Technical Information
- Preliminary Earthquake Report
- U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver