Earthquake on the ONTARIO-QUEBEC BORDER REGION

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 , Posted by TJ at 11:21 AM

June 23 2010

At 1:41pm a earthquake hit the Ontario-Quebec boreder area. The quake measured at 5.5 in Magnitude.

I myslef felt it in Brantford (southern Ontario), and I have spoke with people in Toronto, Hamilton, Simcoe, and in some of the northen states who also felt the quake.

There have been no reports of any damage, injuries, or fatalities as of yet.

Here is some of the info on the earthquake:


Magnitude 5.5
Date-Time

* Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 17:41:41 UTC
* Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 01:41:41 PM at epicenter
* Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location 45.866°N, 75.457°W
Depth 15.7 km (9.8 miles) set by location program
Region ONTARIO-QUEBEC BORDER REGION, CANADA
Distances

* 39 km (24 miles) N (356°) from Cumberland, Ontario, Canada
* 45 km (28 miles) NNE (21°) from Gatineau, Qubbec, Canada
* 52 km (32 miles) NNE (26°) from Hull, Qubbec, Canada
* 53 km (33 miles) NNE (21°) from OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada

Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 2.3 km (1.4 miles); depth fixed by location program
Parameters NST=283, Nph=283, Dmin=149 km, Rmss=0.91 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=body wave magnitude (Mb), Version=7

Source

As more data and info comes in, We will be posting all new info.

Currently have 3 comments:

  1. justin says:

    earthquake is shaking in brantford biggest earthquake tomorrow morning

  1. justin says:

    New Location Area Brantford

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