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1.5 magnitude earthquake detected in Catawba Co Tuesday morning

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CATAWBA COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A 1.5 magnitude earthquake was detected in Catawba County early Tuesday morning.

According to the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake registered at 12:32 a.m. about three miles southeast of Mountain View. According to the USGS, an earthquake less than a magnitude 2 is rarely felt by people.

There were no reports of damage associated with Tuesday's earthquake.

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