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1997 Cap-Rouge earthquake
Date November 5, 1997 (1997-11-05)
Magnitude 5.2 Mn
Depth approx. 22 km (14 mi)
Epicenter location 46°45′N 71°21′W / 46.75°N 71.35°W / 46.75; -71.35
regions affected

 United States

Aftershocks 17

The 1997 Cap-Rouge earthquake was a magnitude 5.2 earthquake that struck southern Quebec, Canada on November 5, 1997.[1] It was felt in southern Quebec, eastern Ontario, and parts of New England, United States.[1] A total of 17 aftershocks were recorded.[1]

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