Two earthquakes rattle Tennessee, felt in western North Carolina

Earthquake in Tennessee felt in NC

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A magnitude 4.4 earthquake struck eastern Tennessee and could be felt in parts of North Carolina.

The light earthquake occurred Wednesday around 4:14 a.m. about 7 miles (11 kilometers) northeast of Decatur, Georgia. About 13 minutes later, a 3.3 magnitude aftershock then struck, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

There did not appear to be any immediate reports of injuries.

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