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D.C. earthquake: Eight more aftershocks in Louisa County since Friday

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Eight more aftershocks from the Aug. 23 earthquake that rattled the D.C. metro area have struck since last Friday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The strongest of the nine, a magnitude 2.6, struck about 7 miles south of Mineral at 11:33 a.m. on Saturday.

None of the other aftershocks registered above a magnitude 2.1. The most recent shock, a tiny magnitude 1.8, struck 8 miles south of Mineral at 11:29 a.m.

The full list of aftershocks can be found at the USGS website.

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