Magnitude 4.4 quake strikes Delaware

Magnitude 4.4 quake strikes Delaware

A magnitude 4.4 quake struck Delaware on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake, rare in the U.S. Northeast, was previously reported at magnitude 5.1. It was centered 3 miles (4.8 km) from Little Creek, Delaware, and was felt in Philadelphia in the neighboring state of Pennsylvania, some 57 miles (91 km) from the epicenter.

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