A 4.1 magnitude earthquake that originated a handful of miles from Dover, Delaware, sent tremors that could be felt in southern and central New Jersey.

As of 5:04 p.m., the earthquake's magnitude was updated to be 4.1, from a previous reading of 4.4, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake's epicenter was said to be about six miles east-northeast of Dover.

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It was not immediately clear if the earthquake caused injuries.