Latest breaking news from United States of America (USA). In early morning earthquake occured today (22/07/2015) in Providence . The United States Geological Survey (USGS) confirms a magnitude 2.3 earthquake was recorded 1 mile South-east of Providence at 3:43 A.M (US Standard time). It was recorded at a depth of 9.5 miles.
For General knowledge- The USGS earthquake hazards programme is part of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) , established by US Congress in 1977. For more details, simply go through USGS Official website.