A Rare Earthquake Just Hit Ohio

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Posted 8 days ago

A rare 4.0 Earthquake has reportedly hit Northeast Ohio on Monday according to reports.

As reported by nbcnews.com
The quake was centered 2.5 miles northwest of Eastlake, Ohio, and struck at about 10:50 a.m. ET, according to the United States Geological Survey. Eastlake is 18 miles northeast of Cleveland.


"I felt a shake but heard something different than normal," tweeted meteorologist Betsy Kling of NBC-affiliate WKYC.

There were no immediate reports of major damage or serious injuries.

"We felt it!! Eyes open everyone!" the city of Eastlake tweeted. "We are aware of the 4.0 magnitude earthquake. Please DO NOT call dispatch unless it is an emergency. They are overwhelmed with calls."

There were three aftershocks felt in the following hour, measuring between 2.1 and 2.5, according to Ohio Department of Natural Resources spokesman Eric Heis.


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