Tuesday afternoon's 5.9 magnitude earthquake which shook Virginia, Washington, DC, New York City and North Carolina may have caused the ground to shake here in Lawrenceville-- some 450 miles away.
Here are some Tweets from people who claim to have felt tremors from the quake:
Im from No. Cali, and i know what an earthquake feels like. Im in Lawrenceville, GA and I felt an aftershock
@HootersTour just felt that earthquake in Lawrenceville, GA. I used to live in L.A. and I am sure it was an earthquake...minor shaking..
@feliciaday It appears that Lawrenceville GA also had some sort of quake
They saying they felt the ground shaking in Lawrenceville. IN GEORGIA.
@JovitaMoore Friends are telling me they felt it in Decatur, hearing people are feeling it in Lawrenceville & Norcross.
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