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A magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes Idaho

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Posted: Apr 1, 2020 6:55 AM

(CNN) – A 6.5 earthquake struck northeast of Boise, Idaho, on Tuesday night, according to the United States Geological Survey.

There were no immediate reports of injuries, but residents on social media in several cities reported feeling the shaking.

The USGS said the epicenter of the quake was nearly 45 miles west of the town of Challis and near Beaver Creek along the Salmon River Mountains.

Shortly after in the same area, a 4.6 magnitude earthquake aftershock was reported, according to the National Weather Service.

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