MORGANTON, N.C. (WJZY) — A magnitude 2.7 earthquake was detected north of Morganton in Burke County Tuesday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey.
USGS said the quake happened just over 3 miles north of Morganton around 9:20 a.m. at a depth of 7.1 kilometers.
As of 9:50 a.m. Tuesday, 190 people had responded that they felt the earthquake.
There were no immediate reports of damage.
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