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Earthquake reported Thursday morning in Northwest Louisiana

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Posted at 6:54 AM, Apr 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-01 07:54:43-04

The United States Geological Survey says that a minor earthquake occurred early Thursday morning in Northwest Louisiana.

The 3.0 magnitude earthquake struck near the Blanchard area, just to the northwest of Shreveport.

It occurred at around 2:30 am at a depth of 5 km.

According to the reports, there was very little to no shaking. No damage has been reported.

See more on the report from the USGS, here.

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