Photo from the U.S. Geological Survey National Earthquake Information Center, based out of Colorado.

A 2.1 magnitude earthquake took place between Blowing Rock and Lenoir at about 4:55 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter was 13 km below the surface, and no significant impacts have been reported. 

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Not impressed! I spent the first 55 years of life in So. California and a 2.1 magnitude earthquake would not even be noticed. LOL!

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