2.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Pennsylvania

A 2.4 magnitude earthquake was recorded in Pennsylvania Friday, April 19.

Earthquake in PA.

Earthquake in PA.

Photo Credit: USGS

According to the USGS, the quake happened at 8 p.m. one kilometer northeast of Lincoln Park (Berks County).

Residents of Catasauqua, Reading, Wernersville, and even one in Potomac, MD all reported feeling the earthquake.

Meanwhile, in New Jersey, a 1.3 magnitude quake was reported at 7:50 a.m. 6 kilometers southeast of Califon, apparently an aftershock stemming from the 4.8 magnitude earthquake earlier this month.

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