Earthquake felt in tri-county area
An earthquake that originated about 8 miles west of Whitesburg, KY early Saturday afternoon was felt by residents in the tri-county area.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey Earthquakes Hazard Program, the tremor happened about 12:08 p.m. Saturday. It's epicenter was about 1.1 kilometers deep. It was the only earthquake reported in Kentucky at the time.
For more information on earthquake reporting, visit earthquake.usgs.gov.
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