Updated from 2:30 p.m. ET with quote from witness in Louisa, Va.NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- A small 5.9 magnitude earthquake occurred in Virginia at 1:50 p.m. ET on Tuesday with tremors felt up and down the East Coast. The epicenter of the quake judged to be near Mineral, Va., about 25 miles from Charlottesville, Va., the home of the University of Virginia, and roughly 83 miles southwest of Washington, D.C.
|What a main road looked like on Tuesday in Louisa, Va., four miles from the epicenter of a 5.9 earthquake|