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Earthquake reported in Madison County

No damage has been reported.

Posted: Jul 15, 2019 11:00 AM
Updated: Jul 15, 2019 1:01 PM

If you think you felt the earth move near Moores Mill on Sunday night, you did.

The United States Geological Survey reports a magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred about 9:45 p.m. Sunday about 6 miles east southeast of Moores Mill in Madison County.

The Alabama Emergency Management Agency says that area has a history of small quakes. No damage has been reported.

This the second North Alabama earthquake in little more than a month. On June 11, a magnitude 2.4 earthquake happened about nine miles north of Scottsboro, according to the USGS.

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