3.5 Magnitude Earthquake in Sudbury Friday Morning
Message from Danica Pagnutti, Vale Canada Limited:
"A seismic event, with a magnitude of 3.5 on the Nuttli scale, occurred at Creighton Mine Friday morning at approximately 2:20 am.
No employees were underground at the time.
Once the affected area is deemed safe, it will be assessed for any damage that may have occurred as a result of the event."
Earthquakes Canada confirms that at 2:23am on Friday, February 8th, there was an earthquake which had a magnitude of 3.5.
It was centred around the Vale Mine near Chelmsford, Dowling, Onaping, etc. exactly 14 kilometers East of Onaping Falls.
Depth: 10 kilometers
Here is our CALL from Earthquakes Canada this morning.