Real-time N.H. traffic updates

Nov 1, 2016 2:17 PM

3 earthquakes shook NH on Halloween

Three small earthquakes occurred in an eleven minute span in New Hampshire on Halloween.

The first was a 1.8-magnitude quake, centered in Salisbury, at 2:47 a.m. Monday.

Minutes later, at 2:54 a.m., a 1.3-magnitude earthquake occurred, less than a mile northeast of the first one in Salisbury.

MORE: Joe Joyce looks at NH earthquakes

A final 1.6-magnitude quake occurred at 2:58 a.m., centered just to the southeast of Andover.

There were no reports of damage or injuries.

While these earthquakes were large enough to register on seismographs, it's unlikely many people felt them. In New Hampshire, earthquakes of 2.0-magnitude or higher are usually felt. Minor damage can occur if a quake is of 2.5-magnitude.

--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --

--

»Comments

Concord, NH
Broken Clouds 16°
3am 12°
4am 11°
5am 10°
6am 10°

 

N.H. DollarSaver

Wednesday March 22, 2017

 

NH1 on Facebook

Download NH1 App

NH1 on Twitter

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome