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Earthquake recorded Wednesday near Trion

November 2, 2017--10:50 a.m.

Staff reports

You may not have even noticed, but there was an earthquake in Chattooga County Wednesday afternoon.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the 2.3 magnitude quake was recorded at around 5:36 p.m. and was centered about five and a half miles east-northeast of Trion.

Earthquakes of 2.5 or less are usually not felt but can be recorded by a seismograph.