Second earthquake reported Monday in South Carolina

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The United States Geological Survey (USGS) on Monday confirmed a 3.3 magnitude earthquake struck near Centerville, South Carolina at 6:21 p.m.

The USGS reports that the earthquake occurred about eight and a half miles away from Summerville and just under 12 miles away from Goose Creek.

Initially, the USGS reported the earthquake as a 2.9 magnitude, but the severity has since been updated.

This is the second reported earthquake Monday.

 The first occurred near Ridgeville shortly after noon. USGS rated it 2.5 in magnitude.

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