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Minor Earthquake Shakes New Jersey

Minor Earthquake Shakes New Jersey

A small earthquake shook parts of New Jersey early Friday morning, adding to the region’s seismic activity over the past month. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake measured a magnitude of 2.9 and occurred at approximately 3:50 a.m. Its epicenter was located about 3.7 miles west-southwest of Gladstone, New Jersey, and the … Read more

Minor Earthquake Shakes Northwestern Tennessee

Minor Earthquake Shakes Northwestern Tennessee

Northwestern Tennessee experienced a sudden jolt early Thursday morning as a 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck the region, as reported by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The quake, which occurred at approximately 3:19 a.m. local time, originated about 4 miles south of Ridgely, Tennessee. Situated approximately 13 miles northwest of Dyersburg and 150 miles west of … Read more

Earthquake Rocks East Coast, Prompting Inspections and Disruptions

Earthquake Rocks East Coast, Prompting Inspections and Disruptions

On Friday morning, an earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale struck the East Coast of the United States, originating near Lebanon, New Jersey. The temblor considered the most powerful in the Northeast in over a decade, sent tremors across the region, from Maryland to Maine. A subsequent aftershock, registering at magnitude 4.0, added to … Read more