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Breaking News: 4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Felt in New York

landscape photo of New York Empire State Building

At 9:23 A.M. An earthquake has been felt in New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia. Sizmic activity was measured at 4.7. The hot spot was around New Jersey.

Residents all around these areas are being asked not to call 911 unless they have an emergency. In addition,  one of our largest airports is now on hold from flights. Residents living in this area have not felt something like this and is shocking.

This area is not prone to Earthquakes, it was shallow so it was easily felt. Could see isolated damage.