via Rare quakes in the USA: Strongest earthquake this year in Alabama; M2.3 tremor rattles Vermont and M2.0 in New Madrid – Strange Sounds

The tremor was detected at 5:55 p.m. Wednesday and hit just under 4 miles below the earth’s surface 4.9 miles west of Scottsboro and about 27 miles east of Huntsville. A M1.8 earthquake was detected in extreme northeast Alabama on Tuesday night, the latest in a series of minor quakes in the state.

The second rare earthquake struck near White River Junction, Vermont, near the New Hampshire border around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday at a depth of less than 4 miles.

via Rare quakes in the USA: Strongest earthquake this year in Alabama; M2.3 tremor rattles Vermont and M2.0 in New Madrid – Strange Sounds

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