11th earthquake detected in Alabama this year
TRINITY, Ala. — According to the U.S. Geological Survey a small earthquake was detected in north Alabama early Saturday morning near Trinity Mountain.
The USGS says the quake had a magnitude of 2.2 and was about 5.6 miles southwest of the town of Trinity, Alabama. It happened at 4:07 a.m. local time and stretched about 2.1 miles below the surface.
This is at least the 11th earthquake detected in Alabama this year, according to USGS.