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Event status: uncertain, preliminary [?]

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 37 km east of Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA, Tuesday, Mar 28, 2023 at 10:50 am (GMT -4) -

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 37 km east of Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA, Tuesday, Mar 28, 2023 at 10:50 am (GMT -4) Reported quake or seismic-like event: 37 km east of Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA, Tuesday, Mar 28, 2023 at 10:50 am (GMT -4)
28 Mar 14:53 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 28, 2023 14:50:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Mar 28, 2023 at 10:50 am (GMT -4)
Statusuncertain, preliminary
Magnitudeunknown (3?)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude42.54531°N / 70.88178°W
Antipode42.545°S / 109.118°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceVolcanoDiscovery (User-reported shaking)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (1 mi) S of Beverly (Massachusetts) (pop: 41,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Salem (Massachusetts) (pop: 42,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
4 km (3 mi) ENE of Peabody (Massachusetts) (pop: 52,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
5 km (3 mi) SE of Denvers (Massachusetts) (pop: 26,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
5 km (3 mi) NNW of Marblehead (Massachusetts) (pop: 19,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) NNE of Lynn (Massachusetts) (pop: 92,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) NE of Boston (Massachusetts) (pop: 667,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NE of Cambridge (Massachusetts) (pop: 110,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 3.5°C (38 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNE
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Lowell, Ma (36.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 15-20 s : I was laying in bed and my bed felt like it swayed a few times it stoped and did it 2 more times within 7 minutes  
Beverly Massachusetts (0 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sitting on my couch entire body was feeling the shaking for about 30seconds then it stopped my wife has experienced it as well  

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