Kentucky Emergency Management is reporting that an earthquake was felt near
around 5:58am Monday. Mt. Sterling
The USGS reports that the disturbance was centered near the
Officials with the National Weather Service measured the earthquake around 2.3.
Officials with the Kentucky Geological Survey based at the
say they measured the quake at 2.7, but based on the measurements from the NWS
they believe it was probably somewhere closer to 2.5. University of Kentucky
Officials report that this type of event is relatively minor. However, if you notice any damage to your home, you are asked to report it to the dispatch center at 859-498-8720.