Cobourg experiences 2.9-magnitude earthquake

The quake's epicentre was in the midd le of Lake Ontario

There was some light rumbling under Lake Ontario late Wednesday caused by a minor earthquake.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the 2.9 quake happened just before midnight, 40 kilometres southwest of Cobourg, Ont., and 57 kilometres northeast of Lockport, N.Y.
A map on the agency's website shows the epicentre in the middle of the lake.
The agency says it was about five kilometres deep.

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  1. Goldwing 66 posted on 02/13/2014 08:45 AM
    Luckily the tallest building in Cobourg is 3 stories tall so we were spared any catastrophic damage...
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