News

DC area shaken by minor earthquake

Font size

Posted: Jul 16, 2010 6:33 AM by Andrea Fontenot
Source: Associated Press

  Rating: 5.0 (1 vote)

Topics: Washington, D.C., earthquake, minor

The Washington, D.C., area has been shaken by a minor earthquake.

The quake hit at 5:04 a.m. EDT with a magnitude of 3.6.

A physicist with U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center says the quake was centered in the Rockville, Md., area.

There were no immediate reports of damage.

comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular