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Another earthquake rattles the SC Midlands, after a recent flurry of seismic activity

Posted on AllSides April 6th, 2024
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Another earthquake has hit the South Carolina Midlands. A 1.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded in the early hours of Saturday morning near Jenkinsville in Fairfield County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor hit about 4 a.m., the South Carolina Emergency Management Division said. The earthquake happened about 5 miles beneath Earth’s surface, according to the USGS. No injuries or damage have been reported. The tremors marked the eighth confirmed earthquake in South Carolina so far this year. In March, there was a flurry of seismic action near the...

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