At least 50 people in the Red Deer area reported feeling the seismic activity early Monday morning.
At 5:55 am on Monday, March 4th, Earthquakes Canada reported a ground-shaking event between Alberta's two largest cities.
Located approximately 4 km SSW of Red Deer and 132 km NNE of Calgary, they say the earthquake registered a magnitude of 4.6.
As of 8:27 am, 51 people reported that they felt the earthquake with a few people giving the intensity a five-out-of-10.
Earthquakes Canada said the quake was "widely felt" in both Red Deer and the nearby town of Sylvan Lake.