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Small quake rattles Baie-Comeau, Que., area

By The Canadian Press

BAIE-COMEAU, Que. - A small earthquake rumbled across Quebec‘s North Shore on Monday afternoon near Baie-Comeau.

Natural Resources Canada says the 3.8 magnitude tremor struck just east of the village of Chute-aux-Outardes just after 5:30 p.m.

The Ministry says the quake was felt primarily in Baie-Comeau.

Catherine Woodgold of Earthquakes Canada says earthquakes of low intensity are not unusual in this area.

No damage was reported and Natural Resources said none was expected.

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