Shake shake shake! The Sparta, NC magnitude 5.1 earthquake info is here!

If you were anywhere in North Carolina or Virginia on the morning of August 9th, there's a good chance you experienced a 5.1 magnitude earthquake. Although earthquakes of this magnitude are rare in the High Country, they are not unheard of. Dr. Scott Marshall explains more about earthquakes in this region.


Published: Aug 12, 2020 10:10pm