SPARTA, N.C. (WTVD) — A 5.1 magnitude earthquake centered near Sparta, North Carolina could be felt across parts of the state Sunday morning. See breaking news? Tell us about it here. According to the USGS, a 5.1 earthquake happened just after 8 a.m. 3 km southeast of Sparta, North Carolina.
//cdn.embedly.com/widgets/platform.jsearthquake is the second strongest on record in North Carolina since 1900.