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Earthquake Center: Boom, tremors not an earthquake

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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A sonic boom and tremors felt from Mt. Pleasant to James Island were not an earthquake, according to the South Carolina Earthquake Education and Preparedness center at the College of Charleston.

The reports were concentrated along the coast before 11am Tuesday.

Seismographs indicate no earthquakes in the greater Charleston area at that time, according to a statement from the earthquake center. A sonic boom may be responsible, but has not been confirmed.  

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