- Tuesday August 23rd, 2011 :: 02:59 p.m. EDT
Location: 35 miles northwest of Richmond, VA (epicenter)
Event Description: An earthquake, of a magnitude 5.8 on the Richter scale, was experienced on the eastern seaboard of the U.S. This event was confirmed by the Lohan-Doherty geologic observatory of Columbia University. At this time there are no reports of infrastructure damage in NJ.
Mt. Ephraim Police Department
121 S Black Horse Pike
Mt Ephraim, NJ 08059