Earthquake felt in western Maine

The Associated Press
Posted Nov. 13, 2008, at 6:10 p.m.

RUMFORD, Maine — People in western Maine were given a slight jolt Thursday when a minor earthquake struck in Rumford.

According to the Weston Observatory at Boston College, the earthquake happened at 5:26 a.m. and had a magnitude of 2.2.

Michael Hagerty of Weston Observatory says the quake could be felt tens of miles away, but he didn’t know of any damage reports. printed on August 21, 2017