Small earthquake rattles some residents north of NYC

Some communities north of New York City have been rattled by a magnitude 2.2 earthquake.

Posted: Feb. 7, 2018 2:58 PM

NEW YORK (AP) - Some communities north of New York City have been rattled by a magnitude 2.2 earthquake.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake registered at 6:14 a.m. Wednesday in the Lake Mohegan area of New York.

Some residents of Westchester and Putnam counties posted on social media about the quake. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

Lake Mohegan is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) north of New York City.

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