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Muswellbrook shaken awake today by a 2.5 magnitude earthquake

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Muswellbrook was shaken awake today by a 2.5 magnitude earthquake. 

Geoscience Australia recorded the small earthquake just after 4 o'clock this morning and there are reports it did wake a few residents across town. 

The earthquake measured at a depth of 10 kilometres out near Muscle Creek.

There are no reports of damage or injuries. 

Msuwellbrook is no stranger to an earthquake or two after several recorded in 2018. 

Image credit: Geoscience Australia