U.S. Geological Survey reports 2.4 magnitude earthquake near Jellico

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Earthquake — USGS: M 2.4 – 3 km W of Jellico, Tennessee

JELLICO, Tenn. (WATE) — A 2.4 magnitude earthquake occurred near Jellico Friday night according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to the USGS, the earthquake happened around 6:38 p.m. about 1.9 miles away from Jellico, and around 24.7 miles away from Middlesboro, Kentucky.

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