Another earthquake reported in South Carolina

Published: May. 19, 2022 at 8:27 PM EDT
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GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) announced another earthquake was reported Thursday night in South Carolina.

According to USGS, the earthquake hit around 8 p.m. 3.8 miles east southeast of Elgin.

The earthquake was initially reported to have a 1.2 magnitude but has since ben updated to 1.8.

This is the second earthquake reported in the state this week in that same area.

The state has experienced more than 30 earthquakes since the start of this year.