20 NC counties are under alert, including Wayne and Sampson counties. Details
Published: 2007-08-26 12:33:26
Updated: 2007-08-26 12:33:26
Posted August 26, 2007 12:33 p.m. EDT
By Veronica Bryant
MIKE MOSS SAYS: Veronica, Your message was posted on the 9th of August, and in checking the most recent earthquake detected in our state, I found that it occurred on August 4th, so whatever shook your home apparently was more local in nature, perhaps associated with nearby construction or demolition, a large truck or train, etc. As far as I can tell, we didn't receive other reports of shaking in that same time frame. Here is a quick place to check when and where the most recent earthquake in our state was recorded - a handy resource when you feel a suspicious rumble of that sort...