Northern Ohio county experiences third earthquake in 5 days


A 2.0-magnitude quake was reported Wednesday near Mentor-on-the-Lake

Earthquakes in Lake County, Ohio

LAKE CO., Ohio (WJW) – Lake County in northern Ohio has experienced its third earthquake in five days.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 2.0-magnitude quake was reported about 4 km WSW of Mentor-on-the-Lake Wednesday.

It happened at 4:23 p.m.

On Tuesday, a 1.7-magnitude earthquake hit Lake Erie near Willowick.

On Saturday afternoon, there was a 2.6-magnitude quake north of Eastlake.

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