Earthquake hits near southwest Augusta

June 20, 2017 GMT

Did you feel it?

A 3.0 magnitude earthquake shook the CSRA at 11:14 a.m. this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter was about 3.7 miles southwest of Augusta. The depth was 9.3 miles.

Around the time of the earthquake, Aiken Department of Public Safety received a call that a loud noise had been heard in the Woodside Plantation area.

If you are a local resident who heard or felt the quake, please email Dede Biles at dbiles@aikenstandard.com.

Check back with Aiken Standard as this is a developing story.