RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – The United States Geological Survey detected a small earthquake near Richmond overnight.
The 2.2 magnitude earthquake was reported six miles west-northwest from Short Pump, and 17 miles northwest of Richmond. (Note: The earthquake was initially reported by the USGS as a 2.4, but it was later downgraded.)
The earthquake was recorded around midnight.
There have been no reports of any damage.
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