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1.8 magnitude earthquake 4 miles from Louisa, VA

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LOUISA, VA (WWBT) -

The U.S. Geological Survey released a Preliminary Earthquake Report Thursday night after a 1.8 magnitude earthquake near Louisa.

It happened at 5:52 p.m. at 38.050N, 77.924W - about four miles East/Northeast of Louisa County and about 42 miles from Richmond.

For more information about the earthquake, visit http://earthquake.usgs.gov/.

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