Small earthquake reported near Blowing Rock Sunday

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A small earthquake was reported in the Blowing Rock area of North Carolina on Sunday morning.

The 2.4 magnitude earthquake was reported at about 5:45 a.m. about 10 miles from Blowing Rock, according to

Three people reported the earthquake. Earthquakes that measure a magnitude of 1-3 are usually not felt except under favorable conditions according to the United States Geological Survey.