Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits NC, most powerful quake state has seen in over 100 years :: WRAL.com

The most powerful earthquake to hit North Carolina in more than 100 years shook the state this morning. The 5.1 magnitude quake rattled homes, businesses and residents at around 8 a.m. across the state.According to the National Weather Service, this is the strongest earthquake to hit North Carolina since 1916. That quake was a 5.2 magnitude and hit Skyland in Buncombe County.

Source: Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits NC, most powerful quake state has seen in over 100 years :: WRAL.com

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