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Will there be an catastrophic Earthquake in Toronto?

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Will there be an catastrophic Earthquake in Toronto?

Many believe that only the Far West portion of the North American continent is prone to earthquakes. In fact, earthquakes happen in many other parts of North America and pose a serious threat to persons and property. Toronto, Canada's largest city, is approximately 3,000 kilometres from the Cascadia subduction zone that threatens the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. Nevertheless, Toronto experienced an earthquake as recently as 2010. That earthquake event originated in the Ottawa region and was felt as far away as Kentucky. Toronto is not in a fault zone but is subject to tremors that originate from the hot spot that runs through...

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