North Georgia rocked by small earthquake

North Georgia rocked by small earthquake

August 13th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

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While you were sleeping this morning, north Georgia experienced an earthquake.

Located four miles north of Varnell, GA, the quake hit about 4:08 a.m. and was located at a depth of about five miles.

It registered a magnitude of 2.5, which perhaps rattled a window or two, but would be too small to be noticed from miles away.

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