Shake and wake up!
A 2.2-magnitude earthquake struck the New York metropolitan area early Friday morning, Fox Weather confirmed to The Post, keeping many across the city awake because of the quake.
The quake hit south of Hastings-on-Hudson in Westchester County around 2 a.m., while the roar appeared to be concentrated in White Plains, Yonkers and parts of northeastern New Jersey, according to Christopher Tate, a Fox meteorologist.
There were no immediate reports of damage in the area.
A resident claimed to have felt the slight quake as far away as Danbury, Conn., according to the USGS.
Shocked locals took to Twitter after the rare earthquake.
“Did New York have an earthquake????? HELLO,” one Twitter user tweeted.
Another wrote: “When earthquakes follow you from Cali to New York (I woke up from my home sleep at 2am).”
A map showing where the magnitude 2.2 earthquake struck early Friday morning. Oct. 22, 2022, in Hastings-on-Hudson, Getty Images
Did New York have an earthquake? Welcome?
– Gene !! (@newyorknoshoes) May 19, 2023
“I think New York just had an earthquake…. because my bed was shaking and it woke me up,” tweeted another user who reported feeling the earthquake.
According to the USGS, earthquakes of magnitude 3 or less usually won’t cause significant damage but are powerful enough to be felt by those in the affected area.
Significant damage usually only occurs when the earthquake’s magnitude is around 5.5 or higher.
In August 2011, a 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck the East Coast and some Canadian experiences, bringing serious attention to the dangers that might arise in unsuspecting regions of eastern North America.
“Destructive earthquakes don’t strike the eastern United States very often, but the potential consequences of not understanding and planning for such events with their widespread shaking could be severe,” a senior USGS official told the agency in 2021.
NESEC reports that the largest recorded earthquake to hit New York was a 5.9 magnitude earthquake on the New York-Canada border on September 5, 1944, causing minor damage to surrounding towns.
A 3.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Buffalo suburbs in early February.
The mention sources can contact us to remove/changing this article
What Are The Main Benefits Of Comparing Car Insurance Quotes Online
LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 24, 2020, / Compare-autoinsurance.Org has launched a new blog post that presents the main benefits of comparing multiple car insurance quotes. For more info and free online quotes, please visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/the-advantages-of-comparing-prices-with-car-insurance-quotes-online/ The modern society has numerous technological advantages. One important advantage is the speed at which information is sent and received. With the help of the internet, the shopping habits of many persons have drastically changed. The car insurance industry hasn't remained untouched by these changes. On the internet, drivers can compare insurance prices and find out which sellers have the best offers. View photos The advantages of comparing online car insurance quotes are the following: Online quotes can be obtained from anywhere and at any time. Unlike physical insurance agencies, websites don't have a specific schedule and they are available at any time. Drivers that have busy working schedules, can compare quotes from anywhere and at any time, even at midnight. Multiple choices. Almost all insurance providers, no matter if they are well-known brands or just local insurers, have an online presence. Online quotes will allow policyholders the chance to discover multiple insurance companies and check their prices. Drivers are no longer required to get quotes from just a few known insurance companies. Also, local and regional insurers can provide lower insurance rates for the same services. Accurate insurance estimates. Online quotes can only be accurate if the customers provide accurate and real info about their car models and driving history. Lying about past driving incidents can make the price estimates to be lower, but when dealing with an insurance company lying to them is useless. Usually, insurance companies will do research about a potential customer before granting him coverage. Online quotes can be sorted easily. Although drivers are recommended to not choose a policy just based on its price, drivers can easily sort quotes by insurance price. Using brokerage websites will allow drivers to get quotes from multiple insurers, thus making the comparison faster and easier. For additional info, money-saving tips, and free car insurance quotes, visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ Compare-autoinsurance.Org is an online provider of life, home, health, and auto insurance quotes. This website is unique because it does not simply stick to one kind of insurance provider, but brings the clients the best deals from many different online insurance carriers. In this way, clients have access to offers from multiple carriers all in one place: this website. On this site, customers have access to quotes for insurance plans from various agencies, such as local or nationwide agencies, brand names insurance companies, etc. "Online quotes can easily help drivers obtain better car insurance deals. All they have to do is to complete an online form with accurate and real info, then compare prices", said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company. CONTACT: Company Name: Internet Marketing CompanyPerson for contact Name: Gurgu CPhone Number: (818) 359-3898Email: [email protected]: https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ SOURCE: Compare-autoinsurance.Org View source version on accesswire.Com:https://www.Accesswire.Com/595055/What-Are-The-Main-Benefits-Of-Comparing-Car-Insurance-Quotes-Online View photos
to request, modification Contact us at Here or [email protected]
- How college athletes are cashing in on ‘name, image, and likeness’
- COP28: UN climate talks go big on ending fossil fuels | BBC News
- On World AIDS Day, a strategy for sustained success
- Israel continues bombing of Gaza as US urges protection of civilians | BBC News
- Transforming HIV prevention in Europe – POLITICO
- Judge denies Trump’s attempt to dismiss January 6 case. See what she wrote
- Moment earthquake hits the Philippines island of Mindanao. #Shorts #Philippines #BBCNews
- The House of Representatives expels George Santos from Congress in historic vote
- Unlocking a real cure for HIV: Viral shock and kill therapy
- Parts of UK covered in snow as major incident declared
- ‘Magisterial opinion’: John Dean reacts to judge’s ruling in Jan. 6 case
- Paris attack near Eiffel Tower leaves one dead and two injured | BBC News