Second Earthquake In Two Weeks At Massachusetts' Bliss Corner


NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — Another minor earthquake was reported along Massachusetts' south coast early Sunday morning.

The magnitude 2.0 quake originated at Bliss Corner, south of New Bedford, the same location that produced a 3.6 magnitude earthquake on November 8th.

The U.S. Geological Survey said Sunday's earthquake was at a depth of 5.8 km.

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According to the USGS, moderately damaging earthquakes strike somewhere in the region every few decades, and smaller earthquakes are felt roughly twice a year.

There were no reports of damage from Sunday's minor earthquake.

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