Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - TENNESSEE on Wednesday, 16 January 2019Date & time: Wednesday, 16 January 2019 02:37 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Jan 2019|
|Wed, 16 Jan 02:37 UTC||M 2.8 / 7.4 km||- 13km E of Shelbyville, Tennessee||USGS|
"I felt it" reports:
Memphis Tennessee / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Total destruction. No one sending in rescue operations forces are working in ways never known before. This will lead to a total world wide destruction. Brace yourselves
Chattanooga, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was at work coming back in from our 240 am to 255 am break and as I was purring my stuff up in locker I felt the building shake 3 times, i thought I was just tired but I truly felt those shakes..
Seymour (229.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): My recliner was shaking back and forth for a few seconds.
Elizabethton, TN (322.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Dogs started barking about that time, between 2:30 and 3:00 am, had to make them quite down. One dog was still scared as of 7 am. Didn't know what it was that scared them.
Bedford lake, Normandy tn / MMI III (Weak shaking): We heard a loud boom followed by the rumbles. Felt the rumbles.
Holly Srings, MS / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sounded like large truck or train going by. Very weak shaking, more like a low rumble.
Alcoa TN / MMI II (Very weak shaking): About 11pm just layer down and felt felt the tremor
Kingsport / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The floor vibrated like we had a washer running. It lasted for enough time for me to experience it...(20 secs, or so).
Tullahoma Tn (11.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): House shook, sounded like tractor-trailer passing close
37334 / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Manchester tn (18.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Lucedale ms. / not felt: I live in south ms. and I heard booms all day. Like compressions
Smyrna Tennessee / not felt: My dog started trembling around 8:35 and I couldn't figure out why or get her to stop. Timing was right around time earthquake was recorded. Refused to go out or move. Shortly after she was fine.
Wartrace tn (4.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Loud rumbling sound, as an explosion from a near by mine. Duration-no more than 2 - 1/2 seconds.
Bell Buckle, TN (23.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
2561 Fairfield pike, Shelbyville / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Earl Smith rd wartrace tn 37183 / MMI III (Weak shaking): We were sitting on couch watching TV and the couch shook and we thought it thundered or something exploded.
Normandy, Coffee Co, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt a very weak vibration and heard a sound reminiscent of a truck passing by.