#earthquake M 5.0 – ALBERTA, CANADA – 2023-03-16 14:59:09 UTC [“House shook strongly lots of cracking”] ~ March 16, 2023


Per CSEM / EMSC, the M 5.0 tremor was preceded by a M 4.8 quake and a M 4.7 aftershock occurred 9 minutes later. USGG only shows the M 5.0 earthquake.

M 5.0 – ALBERTA, CANADA – 2023-03-16 14:59:09 UTC

Magnitude mb 5.0
Date time 2023-03-16 14:59:09.3 UTC
Location 56.11 N ; 116.64 W
Depth 10 km

350 km NW of Edmonton, Canada / pop: 712,000 / local time: 08:59:09.3 2023-03-16
43 km E of Peace River, Canada / pop: 6,800 / local time: 08:59:09.3 2023-03-16

Witness location : Northern Lights County (Canada) (68 km NW from epicenter)
House shook strongly lots of cracking

Witness location : Culp (Village) (Canada) (69 km SW from epicenter)
Drum in top load washing machine was shaking!

Witness location : Manning (Canada) (108 km NW from epicenter)
I work in the second floor of a school and noticed my office shaking and my computer shook. Others in my school felt it too.


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