6.0 quake hits US East Coast

By REUTERS
August 23, 2011 21:00



WASHINGTON - A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck the US East Coast from Virginia to Boston on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said.




The quake was initially reported at 5.8 magnitude.




The Pentagon and US Capitol Building in Washington were evacuated.



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