An earthquake centered in Maine, measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale, was powerful enough to shake homes in Connecticut early Tuesday evening.
The quake, which occurred around 7:12 p.m., had its epicenter 13 miles northwest of Saco, Maine, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
A couple postings on the Wallingford Facebook page indicated the tremors were felt in our area.
Here is what our Facebook followers said when asked if they felt the tremor:
- Susan Peters Haag- I felt it in Wallingford...not far from the downtown area
- Barbara Gemini Haglund- I felt it in north branford.
- Don Crouch- Yes also in downtown area
- Pat Robin Mann- Really a quake in Wlfd???
Did you feel the earthquake in Wallingford? Tell us in the comments below.