At 1:41 p.m. today tremors were felt in Montreal. 3 minutes later they were detected in Toronto.
The cause of the tremors remains unknown, however people working in downtown Toronto, at 207 Queen’s Quay West in the Harbourfront district felt their desks gently shaking.
The tremors lasted for less than approximately 1 minute.
Reports are calling the tremors a quake, possibly in the mid-4′s around 5.5 on the Richter scale.
The tremors will felt in large area including Barrie, Ottawa, Buffalo, Glenn Falls, Philadelphia, New York, Ohio and parts of Quebec.
The USGS is reporting that the epicentre is 50 km north-northeast of Ottawa.
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