A magnitude 4.2 earthquake was recorded Thursday morning in southeastern Idaho, rattling windows in Montpelier, Georgetown, Geneva and Bennington.
The epicenter of the earthquake was seven miles north and northeast of Montpelier, Sue Nava of the University of Utah Seismograph Stations network reported.
The earthquake was recorded at 6:02 a.m.
The most recent significant shock in the general area was a magnitude 5.9 earthquake on Feb. 2, 1994, Nava said.
That quake was centered 12 miles west of Afton, Wyo., and 24 miles north of this morning’s shock.
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