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North Carolina earthquake felt in eastern Kentucky

The earthquake measured 5.1, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquake shakes Southern Kentucky

An earthquake measuring 3.8 hit sometime around 2 p.m. near Fincastle, Tennessee.

6.7 magnitude earthquake rocks buildings in Anchorage

The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake Friday morning was centered about 7 miles (12 kilometers) north of Alaska's largest city.

Earthquake in Illinois felt in Kentucky

An earthquake in Illinois was felt across the Ohio River in Kentucky early Tuesday morning.

Earthquake reported in Leslie County

An earthquake measuring 2.6 on the Richter scale was reported around 2:00 a.m. Tuesday in Hyden.

Feds: Risk of 2016 quake increases, especially in Oklahoma

Federal scientists say the chance of damaging earthquakes hitting east of the Rockies has increased significantly, much of it a man-made byproduct of drilling for energy.

Minor Earthquake Recorded In Tennessee

The U.S. Geological Survey said a magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred in Monroe County, Tennessee Saturday night.

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