Small Earthquake Centered 60 Miles Southwest of Mineral

by | Nov 4, 2015 | News

By Susan Larson

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) recorded a magnitude 2.6 earthquake east of Buckingham, Va., at 6:00:52 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015. (Seismograph recording pictured.)

Buckingham is about 60 miles southwest of Mineral, Va., the epicenter of the magnitude 5.8 earthquake that occurred in August 2011.

From Twitter, NBC12 WWBT Richmond @NBC12:
“NBC12 viewers report early morning earthquake.”


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