5.9 magnitude earthquake near D.C. felt along East Coast

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An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 struck near Washington, D.C., the U.S.Geological Survey said.

The epicenter was in Mineral, Virginia. Did you feel it? Send CNN an iReport. CNN’s political producer Peter Hamby was vacationing with his family near Mineral and said he felt the shaking for 45 seconds.

 

http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2011/08/23/quake-hits-near-washington-d-c/

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