Minor Earthquake Reported Near Williamsport

February 20, 2013
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Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey say a minor earthquake that was reported early Tuesday morning was centered near Williamsport.

Actually, experts listed the event as “a minor earth tremor.”  Williamsport police say they didn’t even receive any calls about the matter.

The tremor registered 2.3 on the Richter scale.  USGS officials say most people ususally begin to feel a tremor of between 2.5 and 3.0 in magnitude.  There were no reports of damage, and no one was injured.

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