New York City has experienced an earthquake, rattling the city just before 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
The center of the earthquake appears to be in Virginia, near the Washington, D.C. border.
KENS 5 TV reports that the Pentagon is being evacuated, and reports are coming in that the White House is also being evacuated.
The Virginia earthquake reportedly has a magnitude of 5.9.
Fox News has reported that JFK airport has closed in response to the earthquake.
IBTimes will continue to update the story.