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United States transport disrupted following East Coast earthquake

United States transport disrupted following East Coast earthquake

24th Aug 2011 Tourism News

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake has rocked the East coast of the United States, with transport connections across the region disrupted. The epicentre of the quake was registered was just a few miles from the two-reactor North Anna nuclear power plant in Mineral, Virginia, 80 miles south-west of Washington.