Jul 30, 2014
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BREAKING: 4.0 Maine Earthquake Felt in Boston Area

The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 4.0 shake near Hollis, Maine.

BREAKING: 4.0 Maine Earthquake Felt in Boston Area BREAKING: 4.0 Maine Earthquake Felt in Boston Area

UPDATE: The USGS downgraded the earthquake to a 4.0 from a 4.6 on the  Richter Scale.

Small tremors were felt in the Greater Boston area after a 4.6 magnitude earthquake near Hollis, Maine.

The epicenter of the quake was about 92 miles from Boston.

For more information about tectonic activity in New England, check out the US Geological Survey's information page

Governor Deval Patrick said in a statement on Tuesday night that there were not yet any reports of injury or damage in the state. "MEMA will continue to monitor the situation closely," he said. "Residents should use caution if they encounter any damage and take a minute to check in on neighbors, family and friends."

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