Seismograph detected an earthquake registering 2.4 on the Richter Scale Monday morning (10/07) that was centered in Shelby County.
The quake occurred approximately 38 miles east of Louisville in Shelby County at 5:23 a.m. It was just over five miles deep.
Officials with Shelby County and Kentucky Emergency Management say no damage has been reported.
According to the U. S. Geological Survey, a magnitude 2.4 earthquake is categorized as a minor quake and one that will only be felt by some people. Generally, there is no damage to buildings.