02/07/2013 02:15 EST | Updated 04/09/2013 05:12 EDT

Earthquake shakes Eastern Townships

People living in Quebec's Eastern Townships were shaken awake early this morning

Earthquakes Canada confirmed a magnitude 3.1 earthquake hit the area at 12:30 a.m. Thursday.

Officials said the epicentre was about 32 kilometers east of Sherbrooke, Que.

There are no reports of damage.