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2.5 magnitude earthquake occurs off Olcott shore



STAFF REPORTS


OLCOTT -- The United States Geological Survey reported this morning that a magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred just before 6:30 a.m. approximately 8.7 miles northeast of Olcott.

The government organization says the epicenter was located at 43.433°N 78.589°W with a depth of 5.00 km (3.11 mi).

More information is available on the USGS event page for the incident, which shows -- at the time of this report -- that the quake was reportedly felt by three people.