LANSING, Mich. (WMTV and WILX) -- A meteor seen across the Great Lakes area caused a 2.0 magnitude earthquake Tuesday night.
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According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the meteor and earthquake happened around 8:10 p.m. (EST). The USGS says the earthquake happened 8 kilometers west of New Haven, Michigan.
There have also been reports of an explosion. Ingham County Officials say there is no indication that anything landed on the ground or caused any damage.
Sightings are being reported from Grand Rapids to Detroit.
Multiple 911 calls are coming of a meteor fireball that passed overhead. There is no need to call 911. It's a natural meteor fireball.— Lansing EM (@LansingEM) January 17, 2018