USGS confirms earthquake in Mitchell County

Published: Aug. 14, 2022 at 9:29 AM EDT
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SPRUCE PINE, N.C. (FOX Carolina) - The United States Geological Survey confirmed an earthquake in Mitchell county Saturday night.

The 2.0 magnitude earthquake hit Spruce Pine, North Carolina just before 10 p.m., according to USGS.

The earthquake had a depth of 6 kilometers.

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