Earthquake reported in Va. felt in our area

August 23, 2011 11:02:08 AM PDT
The 6abc building was shaking this afternoon - we are investigating the possibility of an earthquake.

The USGS is reporting a magnitude 5 quake in Virginia... likely cause of shaking in Philadelphia, Del. & NJ regions.

ABC News reports it was a shallow, 5.8 mag earthquake that struck 9 miles outside Mineral, Virginia.

The Action News newsroom is taking calls from all over the area with reports of people who felt the ground shake.