Minor Earthquake Shakes St. Louis Area

NOVEMBER 23, 2005 - Posted at 11:07 a.m. CST

ST. LOUIS, MO - There are no reports of major damage after a minor earthquake shook the St. Louis region last night around 11 p.m.

Many people reported feeling the tremor, though.

The U.S. Geological Survey Center says the minor "micro-quake" was centered about two miles outside of Cahokia, Illinois.

The quake had a magnitude of 2.5.

(Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)