Second earthquake recorded near Ridgely, Tenn. after M2.8 earthquake
RIDGELY, Tenn. (KFVS) - Two earthquakes were detected within a few hours on Monday, May 1 near Ridgely, Tennessee.
According to the USGS, the latest quake was magnitude 2.4 and was recorded at 8:15 p.m.
The epicenter was 2.2 miles east of Ridgely.
At least two people have reported to the USGS that they felt the quake.
The first earthquake was recorded at 12:45 p.m.
According to the USGS, the quake first registered at a magnitude 2.9, but has since been reduced to a magnitude 2.8.
The epicenter was recorded 2.3 miles southeast of Ridgely.
At least 38 people have reported feeling this quake.
To learn more about the first quake, click here for the USGS website.
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