(1-22-21) The United States Geological Survey reports than a earthquake hit overnight in Allen County. It happened at 12:22 a.m. near Fort Shawnee. The earthquake struck just 5 km (3.1 miles) northwest of the village. No major damage has been reported as of this report.

According to the Ohio Department of Natural resources, the last earthquake reported in the area occurred in 2019.

Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 7 km depth

22 Jan 05:49 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes. Date & time: 22 Jan 2021 05:22:23 UTC – 8 hours ago
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 22 Jan 2021 12:22 am (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 6.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.724°N / 84.1712°W

(Ohio, United States)
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