Magnitude 4.9 - ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY REG., QUEBEC, CANADA

2005 March 06 06:17:49 UTC

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Magnitude4.9
Date-Time
Location47.750°N, 69.730°W
Depth13.3 km (8.3 miles) set by location program
RegionST. LAWRENCE VALLEY REG., QUEBEC, CANADA
Distances
15 km (10 miles) WSW of Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada
90 km (55 miles) NNW of Dickey, Maine
155 km (95 miles) NE of QUEBEC, Quebec, Canada
390 km (240 miles) NE of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Location UncertaintyError estimate not available
ParametersNST=178, Nph=178, Dmin=5.6 km, Rmss=0 sec, Gp= 29°,
M-type=body wave magnitude (Mb), Version=Q
Source
  • Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Event IDusvhan
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Felt Reports

Felt (VI) at Riviere-du-Loup. Felt widely in the St. Lawrence, Saguenay and Ottawa Valleys from Baie- Comeau and Matane to Montreal and Ottawa. Also felt in the Eastern Townships and in New Brunswick. Felt (IV) at Ashland, Fort Kent, Millinocket, Saint Francis and Van Buren, Maine and (II-III) in many parts of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and northeastern New York.

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