East Coast Earthquake 2011 from Virginia to New York; Did Animals Sense it First? - Duration: 1:59. The 2011 Virginia Earthquake was a reminder that earthquakes do happen in this region and are felt at very large distances. Wikipedia needed just eight minutes to consign the “2011 Virginia earthquake” to history — the elapsed time between the temblor and the first bulletin in the online encyclopedia. Editorial Staff. On August 23, 2011, a magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit Mineral, Virginia, about 90 miles southwest of Washington D.C. Earthquakes are not rare in the eastern half of North America, and when big ones happen they are felt far and wide By David Biello on August 24, 2011

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Why Was the Virginia Earthquake Felt So Widely? In light of Friday's tsunami following the Japan earthquake, find out how the killer waves are caused, what the warning signs are, and how to respond when a tsunami threatens.

TURBOCHARGED BARON! epicenters of "significant" - felt by people - earthquakes in Virginia (up to 2009, does not show 2011 quake) Source: USGS National Atlas. 2019-03-21 00:53:40 UTC 2.1 magnitude, 0 km depth Wise, Virginia, United States 2.1 magnitude earthquake 2019-03-21 00:53:40 UTC at 00:53 March 21, 2019 UTC

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By. Virginia is the 12 th most populous and the 35 th most extensive of the 50 states of the United States. ABC News Recommended for you. By John Talty @jtalty 08/24/11 AT 4:40 PM. It is in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States located between the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian Mountains.