Small earthquake in East Tennessee Monday morning
ETOWAH, Tennessee (WDEF) – The earth did move early this morning in East Tennessee.
Around 4 AM, there was a 2.4 magnitude earth quake in the region.
The epicenter was in Etowah in McMinn County.
Anything under a 3.5 quake isn’t likely to wake you out of your sleep.
These low level tremors are more common in our area than you might think.
We had a 2.5 last week in Sweetwater.
East Tennessee has seen five earthquakes in the last month (including a 2.5 centered in Benton) and 47 so far this year.