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Earthquake shakes ocean floor off the Louisiana coast

GULF OF MEXICO (WVLA / WGMB) - On Sunday morning a 4.6 magnitude earthquake shook the ocean floor 120 miles southeast of Grand Isle, Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico.

USGS reports that the earthquake occurred at a depth of 25 miles at 11:47 a.m. CDT. 

No tsunami warnings were issued.

For more information, you can visit USGS or our local National Weather Service office websites.


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