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2.3-magnitude earthquake shakes Summerville

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A 2.3-magnitude earthquake shook residents outside of Summerville over the weekend.

According to the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake rumbled 2 miles southeast of Summerville just after 10:30 p.m. Saturday, near the Ashley River.

It's the third earthquake in less than a month in the area.  A 1.1-magnitude earthquake was recorded Aug. 25, and a 2.0-magnitude tremor was recorded two days prior.

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