3.8 magnitude earthquake recorded near Albion, Illinois

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ALBION, Ill. — A 3.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded near Albion, Illinois Tuesday morning.

The earthquake reportedly hit around 6:45 a.m. about seven miles from Albion, according to USGS.

Albion is a city located south of the center of Edwards County, and is about five hours from Chicago.

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