Earthquake recorded in Bell County

FRAKES, Ky. (WYMT) - Officials with the United States Geological Survey say an earthquake was recorded in Bell County Thursday.

The quake measured a 2.3 on the Richter scale and started around 5:49 a.m.

Quakes registering below 2.5 may not be felt in some areas.

The epicenter of the quake was near Frakes, around 12 miles west of Middlesboro.

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