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Earthquakes Canada registers 3.8 magnitude event in Maniwaki region

The earthquake's depth was 10 km.
2021-08-27 earthquake maniwaki
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Earthquakes Canada says residents in and around the Maniwaki region may have felt a slight shift under their feet on Friday.

The agency recorded a 3.8 magnitude quake 40km west-northwest of Maniwaki, and about 94 km northeast of Pembroke, at 11:49 a.m. on August 27.

The earthquake's depth was 10 km.

There have been no reports of damage, and Earthquakes Canada says none would be expected.

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