2.4 magnitude earthquake felt west of Dartmouth - ABC6 - Providence, RI and New Bedford, MA News, Weather

2.4 magnitude earthquake shakes Southeastern Mass

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By Sean Cahill

scahill@abc6.com

Twitter: @CahillSeanABC6

There was a 2.4 magnitude earthquake in Dartmouth just before 6 P.M. the USGS confirms.

The epicenter of the earthquake was around the Schooner Drive area.

The tremors were felt in New Bedford, Fairhaven, Acushnet, Rochester, and Mattapoisett.

There were no reports of any injuries or damage. The last earthquake to shake Southeastern Massachusetts was in January. 

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