Emergency Response, Science

4.7-magnitude earthquake reported off coast of Ocean City

EarthquakeMaryland residents may have felt the earth move on Tuesday evening – literally.

A 4.7-magnitude earthquake occurred approximately 136 miles east-southeast of Ocean City, according to the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program.

The quake occurred at around 6:30 p.m. at a depth of 6.2 miles.

There was no tsunami warning issued with the temblor.

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