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USGS: Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake In Powhatan County

USGS: Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake In Powhatan County

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Thousands of Virginians got a jolt Wednesday night. The U.S. Geological Survey says there was a 3.2 magnitude earthquake in Powhatan County. It was reported at 9:47 p.m. The epicenter of the quake was eight miles west of the village of Powhatan and 32 miles west of Richmond. Residents of Louisa County and many localities west of Richmond reported they felt a jolt and heard rumbling.

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