FINCASTLE, TN (WLAF)  – A 2.7 magnitude earthquake hit  Fincastle in the lunch hour today according to the United States Geological Survey.

At 12:33 pm is when the quake was recorded.   It was located 2 1/2 miles East Northeast of Fincastle with a depth of 21.6 miles.

Earthquakes were recorded three-straight days in January on the 19th, 20th and  21st at Fincastle.  The Sunday reading was a 2.8 with the Tuesday quake at 2.4.  But it was the earthquake on Monday, January 20th, that was felt all across the region at 3.8.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED 02/12/2020-3PM)

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