Magnitude 3.8 earthquake rattles border of Indiana and Illinois

Photo is screenshot from map by USGS

ALBION, Ill. – Thousands of Hoosiers in southwestern Indiana were jolted awake this morning by an earthquake.

The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake registering a magnitude of 3.8 occurred around 7:45 a.m. Eastern Time near the Indiana and Illinois border.

According to the USGS, it could be felt as far away as 250 kilometers (around 155 miles) from the epicenter.

At this time, no damage has been reported.

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