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Small earthquake felt in north Georgia

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Intensity map (Source: USGS) Intensity map (Source: USGS)

DALTON, GA (WTOC) - A 2.7 magnitude earthquake was felt about 1 mile from Dalton, Ga. at about 11:44 a.m. Wednesday.

It was felt about 6 miles from Tunnell Hill, Ga., 9 miles from Varnell, Ga.; about 25 miles from Chattanooga, Tenn. and about 77 miles from Atlanta, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

See the USGS intensity map.

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