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Earthquake this morning!

A moderate earthquake struck early Friday morning in eastern Illinois near the Indiana border. Many Ohio residents reported feeling the ground shake.

The United States Geological Survey reported the quake occurred at 4:36 a.m. central time; 5:36 a.m. in Ohio.

The quake was centered near West Salem, Illinois, roughly 45 miles north-northwest of Evansville, Indiana. The USGS gave the earthquake a preliminary magnitude of 5.4.

There were no immediate reports of injuries.


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