What type of earthquake hit virginia today?
I remember there being different types based on what happened at the fault and was wondering what type struck today (sometimes the faults are pushing together, sometimes apart)
- 9 years agoFavorite Answer
It was an intraplate earthquake. It had a magnitude of about 5.8 at the epicenter but only abou 2-3 in New York.
- 9 years ago
The earthquake was a Tectonic Earthquake. It was a 5.8 earthquake. They are the most common earthquakes to happen.
- Anonymous9 years ago
Well inlive in new York nd I felt it it was a 5.9 if Rhys what UR asking