Monroe Residents Awake to Earthquake

Tellico Plains, Monroe County (WVLT) – Residents around Tellico Plains were shaken awake this morning by a small earthquake.

The US Geological Survey reports a magnitude 3.3 earthquake around 3:30 a.m. about 3 miles west of Tellico Plains.

The quake was not large enough to do any damage in the area, but was strong enough to be felt by those living in the area.