February 11, 2003 Earthquake in Central Maine
The Canadian Seismic Network reports a very small earthquake occurred at 7:43:20 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Tuesday, February 11, 2003 in central Maine.
The following parameters have been calculated for the earthquake (this is a preliminary determination):
|Preliminary magnitude||2.1 MN|
|Preliminary location||43.39 deg. North latitude, 69.22 deg. West longitude|
|Depth||shallow (approx. 5 km)|
|This places the epicenter in southern Piscataquis County, about 8 miles northwest of Brownville Junction and 13 miles north of Dover-Foxcroft.|
This earthquake was too small to be detected by the New England Seismic Network. The Maine Geological Survey did not receive any felt reports.
Last updated on April 27, 2012