Small Earthquake in Eastern Lake County Ohio
Origin Time: 25 April 2010, 02:00:39.26 UTC
Magnitude: 2.9 mbLg
Depth: 5 km (fixed)
Location: 41.78 N -81.08 W
A small earthquake occurred in eastern Lake County between Perry and Madison on April 24, 2010, at 10:00 p.m. EDT. Many residents of both communities reported feeling the event. A 2.3 magnitude earthquake occurred very near this location on February 1, 2005 and a 3.3 earthquake occurred here on June 30, 2004. No damages were reported.
Individuals who felt this event are encouraged to submit a report to the U.S. Geological Survey's Did You Feel It Website (http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/tabid/8305/Default.aspx). These reports help to determine the extent of the felt area of a particular earthquake.
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Last update May 03, 2010