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Quake, rattle and roll - Quake largest felt in Delaware since 1886, researchers report

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Geologist Stefanie Baxter, a research associate at the Delaware Geological Survey
August 24, 2011

The Aug. 23 earthquake, registering 5.8 at its epicenter in central Virginia, was the largest one felt in Delaware since 1886 when a magnitude 6.6-7.3 quake hit Charleston, S.C., according to geologist Stefanie Baxter, a research associate at the Delaware Ge