Strong magnitude 6.3 quake strikes southeastern Iran

A 4.1 magnitude earthquake struck Dover Delaware Thursday afternoon according to the USGS

The magnitude falls under the category of "light" on the Richter scale, with noticeable shaking but zero to minimal damage. "And in the eastern region of the United States they are fairly uncommon".

FOX 5 viewers have reported feeling the natural disaster in the District, Maryland, including Prince George's County and Montgomery County, and in Virginia, including Prince William County and Fairfax County. It originated in Louisa, Va.

Paul Caruso is a geophysicist with the USGS's quake information center in Colorado. "My friend called me and was like 'I don't want to go to work, I don't wanna do anything". However, in DE, the quake jolted downtown Dover, sending lawmakers and workers in the statehouse outdoors to see what happened.

The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.3, was centred 58km northeast of Kerman, which has a population of more than 821,000.

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"When we felt it, we looked at each other like, 'Are we losing it?'" Albarmawi said as he and his wife ventured back to their apartment.

Brian Casey, an attorney based in Lake Success, said he felt the temblor in his office building between Marcus Avenue and Union Turnpike shortly before 5 p.m. "I stepped outside and spoke to some co-workers who weren't really sure what was going on either", Jenne explained.

Caruso said he didn't expect any significant damage, given the small size of the quake. It caused damage to public buildings, pipes and monuments, most notably the National Cathedral and the Washington Monument.

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