October 13, 2016 - 8:01 AM
PENTICTON - Did you feel the earth move in the South Okanagan this morning?
Natural Resources Canada Earthquake seismologist John Cassidy says a 1.8 magnitude earthquake registered southwest of Penticton this morning, Oct. 13, at 3:40 a.m. Earthquakes Canada has received one report of the quake being felt from a resident in Okanagan Falls.
A Facebook posting by Laurane Nash of Penticton also noted the quake. She reports hearing a loud bang.
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