USGS confirms 2.4 magnitude earthquake in Central Virginia

Photo: USGS

BUCKINGHAM, Va. (WRIC) — A 2.4 magnitude rattled some residents in Central Virginia Wednesday morning.

According to USGS, just after 7 a.m., the earthquake hit Central Virginia 11km ENE of Buckingham.

Seven people in the area reported the quake.

The quake was reviewed by a seismologist at the United States Geological Survey.

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