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Mid-Atlantic earthquake rattles Maryland

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BALTIMORE, MD—A moderate Mid-Atlantic earthquake rattled parts of Maryland on Friday morning.

The United States Geological Survey reports that a 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit Whitehouse Station, New Jersey at 10:23 a.m. on April 5, 2024.

The temblor occurred at a depth of 4.7 km.

The Maryland Department of Emergency Management has heard reports that local residents have experienced shaking. Officials are in contact with local jurisdictions.

Did you feel it?  If so, report it to USGS here.

Mid-Atlantic Earthquake USGS 20240405

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