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Date: April 11, 1940

Location: South Coast

Easting: 524000

Northing: 5273300

Latitude: 47° 37' 00" N

Longitude: 56° 41' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Western Star April 17, 1940

Residents were roused Thursday morning by earth tremors. This earthquake was felt at Rencontre West and Francois but no damage was reported.

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