February, 2016, Earthquake swarm in the McAdam, New Brunswick – Vanceboro, Maine border area

A swarm of small earthquakes is occurring near the town of McAdam, New Brunswick, about 5 miles east of Vanceboro, Maine. So far, over 20 small earthquakes have been recorded from February 3 to February 9. For a summary, see the statement posted by the Canadian Geological Survey.

Other swarms of microquakes have occurred in Maine. They are within the realm of moderate earthquake activity that characterizes Maine.

Last updated on February 11, 2016