USGS: 3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Central Pennsylvania

MIFFLINTOWN, PA (WPHL) -- The United States Geological Survey is confirming that an earthquake rattled parts of Central Pennsylvania Wednesday night.

It struck around 8:30p.m. and was centered in Mifflintown, Juniata County. That is about 45 miles northwest of Harrisburg.

The quake measured a 3.4 on the Richter scale and was recorded about 16 miles below the surface.

So far there have been no reports of injuries or damage.

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