USGS confirms 2.4 magnitude earthquake in White Co.
WHITE CO., Ill. (WFIE) - The United States Geological Survey confirms there was a 2.4 magnitude earthquake in White County, Illinois Tuesday night.
It happened about two miles southeast of Springerton.
That’s about an hour away from Downtown Evansville.
Officials say it happened around 8:45 p.m.
According to the USGS website, nine people say they felt it in Carmi.
At least two people reported they felt it in Evansville.
Survey officials say the quake had a depth of about 12 miles.
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