A minor earthquake hit Manchester on Saturday, June 1. It originated off of Kimberly Lane, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) around 1:45 p.m. and was a magnitude 2.6.
Earthquakes are defined by magnitudes that range from under 2.5 to over 8. Those that range 2.5 or less are typically not felt, but can be picked up by a seismograph.
The last earthquake to occur in the area was a magnitude 2.8 in Shelbyville on Jan. 16, according to USGS.