Minor earthquake rattles Louisa County

Minor earthquake rattles Louisa County

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Minor earthquake rattles Louisa County

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Associated Press

Posted on May 15, 2013 at 11:36 AM

Updated Tuesday, Nov 19 at 2:51 PM

Lousa Earthquake May 2013

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LOUISA, Va. (AP) — Wednesday has gotten off to a shaky start for some residents in Louisa County.

The U.S. Geological Survey reports that a magnitude-2.3 earthquake struck in the county at 7:01 a.m. Wednesday. The epicenter was 6 miles south-southwest of Louisa.

In 2011, the county was struck by a magnitude-5.8 earthquake.

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