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Earth moved in PEC – 5.1 magnitude event near Shawville, QC

Some felt the earth move this morning in Prince Edward County locations – as well as eastern Ontario and southern Quebec.
Update from Earthquakes Canada reports a magnitude 5.1 earthquake occurred 21 km NE of Shawville, QC, at 9:43 a.m. Original report was detecting automatic seismic event magnitude 4.8 Friday at Braeside, near Pembroke and another, of 4.2 magnitude at 9:53.

Social media abuzz with comments “I felt It” from Toronto through to Ottawa.
“Yes I dog even liquor cabinet rattled!,” said one countylive Facebook friend.’s fireplace rattled as if there were a small animal inside.
Let us know what happened at your location here in the comments or on our Facebook.


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