2 earthquakes detected in North Carolina overnight

Two earthquakes were detected in North Carolina Monday night and early Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

A 2.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:43 p.m. Monday approximately 14 miles southwest of Brevard.

A weaker 1.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:32 a.m. Tuesday about 3 miles east-southeast of Mountain View.

An earthquake with a magnitude less than 2 is rarely felt by people, according to the USGS.

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