Small earthquake, Offshore, Lake Erie
(Lake-Ashtabula County) Ohio
Origin Time: 13 August, 2011, 15:41:00.77 UTC
Location: 42.25 North 81.02 West
Magnitude: 2.1 mbLg
Depth: 5 km (fixed)
A small earthquake with a magnitude of 2.1 mbLg occurred beneath Lake Erie, on the Ohio-Ontario border, on August 13 at 11:41 EDT. No one reported feeling this small event, which was about 27 miles (43 km) due north of the Lake-Ashtabula County shoreline. No previous earthquakes have been recorded at this location.