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USGS reports another earthquake in Elgin

ELGIN, S.C. (WBTW) — Another small earthquake was recorded late Saturday morning in Kershaw County, adding to a string of nearly four dozen temblors that have hit the region since late December. The 2.1 magnitude quake hit about 11:59 a.m. and was centered about 3.9 miles east of Elgin, according to the United States Geological […]
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SCEMD: Earthquake recorded in Eglin Saturday

ELGIN, S.C. (WCBD)- A small earthquake was reported near Elgin on Saturday afternoon. Officials with the South Carolina Emergency Management Division confirmed a 2.1 magnitude earthquake occurred around 11:59 a.m. a few miles east of Elgin. Several earthquakes have been reported in the midlands over the past week. According to...
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2.1 magnitude earthquake shakes Elgin Saturday

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - A 2.1 magnitude earthquake shook the ground near Elgin again on Saturday. The earthquake happened at 11:59 a.m., according to the US Geological Survey. It happened 3.9 miles east of Elgin. Another small earthquake happened at 9:10 p.m. on Friday and measured in at 1.7. See...
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Second earthquake in 24 hours reported in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The United States Geological Survey reported that two earthquakes have hit the midlands in the last 24 hours. Officials said the first earthquake happened 4.6 miles southeast of Elgin, South Carolina, at around 8:26 p.m on July 1, 2022. According to officials, that earthquake had a magnitude of 1.7 and a depth of 4 km.
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USGS: Another earthquake reported near Elgin

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The United States Geological Survey reported another earthquake near Elgin Friday. Officials say the 1.26 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 1:46 p.m. 4.7 miles southeast of Elgin. The South Carolina Emergency Management Division says we can expect more law-magnitude earthquake activity since the swarm began back...
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Earthquake reported near Elgin

ELGIN, S.C. (WOLO) – According to the U.S. Geological Survey, an earthquake happened near Elgin on Saturday afternoon. Data provided by the U.S. The Geological Survey shows a 2.1 magnitude roughly 3 miles east of Elgin just before noon. This earthquake comes after several happened near Elgin throughout the...
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Series of earthquakes shake South Carolina third time in week

July 1 (UPI) -- Central South Carolina felt shaking for the third time this week with a series of minor earthquakes Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The strongest, a 2.1-magnitude earthquake, struck at 8:46 a.m. in Elgin. It was preceded by a 1.6-magnitude quake at 5:47 a.m. and followed up by a 1.3-magnitude quake at 1:46 p.m.
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Experiencing Deja vu: 2.1 magnitude earthquake recorded near Elgin

ELGIN, S.C. (WPDE) — And the earthquakes just keep on coming. Just before noon on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey recorded a 2.1 magnitude earthquake roughly 3 miles east of Elgin. The Midlands is in the middle of what experts say might be the longest swarm of earthquakes...
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Swarm of earthquakes in the Midlands continues with 3 more

ELGIN, S.C. — South Carolina's series of earthquakes in the Lugoff and Elgin areas has continued for yet another day. The latest earthquakes were considerably smaller than the ones that got so much attention over the last week. However, they suggest that the swarm that started in late December isn't letting up.
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