Miramichi area experiences 3.0 magnitude earthquake

Earthquakes Canada is confirming a 3.0 magnitude earthquake shook the Miramichi area Wednesday night.

Seismologist Claire Perry says the quake happened in an area about 23 kilometres west of the city at a depth of about 10 kilometres.

Local residents took to social media reporting the rumble a little after 11pm.

There have been no reported injuries or significant damage.

(with files from CBC)