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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 1km E of Fincastle, Tennessee (USA) on Monday, 20 January 2020

Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake  - 1km E of Fincastle, Tennessee (USA) on Monday, 20 January 2020
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 31.7 to 35.4 km.
Jan 20 20:08: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 35.4 to 34.8 km.
Date & time: Monday, 20 January 2020 19:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-20 14:12:11 -05:00
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 34.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4305°N / 84.02683°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Raton-Clayton (1809 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^10 J (8.78 MWh / 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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Mon, 20 Jan 2020
Mon, 20 Jan 19:12 UTCM 3.8 / 16 kmEastern Tennessee (USA)EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Alcoa, TN (125.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Heard a loud boom, followed by rumbling shaking.
37863 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Rock me to sleep. Gentle swaying.
Andersonville, TN (29.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Deep rumbling sound for 20-30 seconds, then building shaking for about 2 seconds. I was standing in the basement on concrete slab floor and could feel the shock through my feet. Small after shocks for another 30 minutes.
Clinton / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
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middlesboro ky (34.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): brief shaking of house. last only 1-2 seconds
Ellijay Georgia (198.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Around 2:13 PM on 1/20/20. I felt my sofa shake, an ornament tree i have was rattling quite loudly. I knew there had to be an earthquake close by.
Philadelphia (90.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): The house jerked and there were some rattling. (via app)
Otto, NC (160.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sick in bed when the house began to shake. It was very noticeable for about 3 seconds, then less so for about 10 more seconds.
Dyersburg,Tn. (478.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We were sitting in our truck and felt a light rocking of the vehicle. I thought earthquake at the time,but thought no probably not.Then I saw it on Facebook later.Did anyone else in the Dyersburg area feel anything?
1145 Ridge Rd. Maryville Tennessee / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was inside. It Sounded like a train getting closer. I felt like a train that was directly outside of my house. Suddenly I heard a big boom like it hit something. & it was over. Lasted maybe 15-20 seconds.
Big Canoe, GA (218.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking and shifting of house strong enough to rattle dishes. Also noticed by dog.
Campbell county TN / MMI III (Weak shaking): Heard a loud deep rumble and then my doors and cabinets started rattling. Definitely took me by surprise and was a little frightening.
Oneida TN (45.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt a “vibration” and the glass doors/shelves rattled in my office.
Robbinsville, NC (110.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
37922 / MMI III (Weak shaking): House shook for about 1.5 seconds.
Andrews , NC (light shaking) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Holston Hills Knoxville Tennessee (50.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Clinton (35 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(77.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): We felt light shaking in Maryville.TN. (via app)
Knoxville Convention Center / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Solway / MMI III (Weak shaking): Wife thought she heard something weird for a few seconds, but I didn’t feel anything. Then there was a single solid thump, and we could see some light objects moving slightly for a short while after, though I still didn’t feel anything.
Huntsville Tennessee / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting on the couch and my whole apartment shook. I had pictures fall off the way and everything was raddling. I thought that someone had ran thru my neighbors appointment it was very shocking to me.
1610 Fay st knoxville TN / MMI IV (Light shaking): The dogs started barking. It sounded like loud rumbling, the house was vibrating much more than if it had been a train or plane close by, and items hanging on the walls were shaking and making noise as they bounced off the walls. I noticed that noise before I realized the rumble was too strong for traffic/trains/etc.
MURPHY NC / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pisgah Forest, NC / MMI II (Very weak shaking): My wife said she thought something hit the house, and that the floor moved underneath her.
Franklin, NC / MMI III (Weak shaking): It felt like something in the basement was moving or vibrating and I looked over and saw a floor lamp shaking. It was kind of like when a vehicle passes with thumping bass only faster and more intense. Lasted about 1.5 seconds or less.
Williamsburg / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Knoxville- North Hills (48.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I didn't feel it, or if I did I didn't think about it because of animals moving around on the sofa. The window was making a popping sound and a partially open door inside slowing swung completely open. The dog was whining and the cats cuddled up to the dog for safety.
Jamestown / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Jonesborough, Tennessee / MMI III (Weak shaking): My husband and I felt it.
Corbin ky (15.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Franklin NC / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(45.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Heard noise (via app)
Vonore, Tennessee / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking of interior doors, audible vibrations
(58 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
1886 Cherokee Bluff Dr Knoxville TN 37920 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Short back and forth shaking felt for approximately 15+ seconds with loud groan sound for up to 45 seconds. Picture tapped against wall at regular intervals of about 1 second each during shaking.
Red bank (187.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting on my couch felt it moving back and forth also felt it movedup and down.Tv table moving back and forth.
London, Kentucky (65.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up, yes I was sleeping at 2+pm lol. Felt vibration and heard some vibrational sounds in the home.
Barbourville, Kentucky / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were upstairs at the time. My daughter was in her room. She felt significant shaking, heard cracking and popping, her light fixture was swinging, and her TV shook. My sister was in the bathroom. She heard a rumble sound, and felt a slight shaking and saw the mirror shake. I was in the central hallway, which is also our sitting room. I felt significant shaking, heard a low rumble, and the windows rattled somewhat noisily.
Hiawassee, GA (180.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking and a minute or two later, more light shaking
Blue Ridge, Ga / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bloomington Springs, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Powell, TN (44 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): First thing I felt was a “freak gust of wind” slamming against the house, working its way into the house, and then a brief shaking of floor, walls, and roof.
40935 / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ocona Lake esates Whittier North Carolina / MMI IV (Light shaking): Penetrating vibration lasted for about a minute cracking noise and a chain of bangs thought what the heck is my spouse doing!... As she thought the same!
(253.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
London KY (72.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I heard the rumbling/roaring in the earth and felt the shaking beneath me. My house shook, windows and glass in cabinets rattled and shook and I could feel my floor shaking.
(59.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Whittier, NC / MMI III (Weak shaking): Husband heard banging I heard severe creaking and shaking of my couch. The vibration of shaking went on for about a minute.
Mount Airy, NC / not felt: A metal sign I have hanging on my wall started shaking and the wind was not blowing. The sign never moves or rattles. I personally did not feel any shaking.
Marble NC / MMI III (Weak shaking)
LaFollette, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Morristown,Tn / MMI III (Weak shaking): The Whole house shook , dog barking lasted about 10 seconds
(22.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Whittier, NC / MMI III (Weak shaking): Both my husband and I felt it and heard it for a 30 seconds To one minute. House was trembling and creaking
Rocky Top TN / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt it for 15 to 20 seconds house shook and dogs barked No damage
(24.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
La Follette, TN (14.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Caryville Tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Vonore (87.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): There seemed to be 2 separate one was light shaking of all inside house then stopped followed secs by what sounded like a loud rumbling an more intense shaking then all stopped bout min total
Franklin, NC / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Whole house started shaking while inside, vase on table in front of me shook and items moved on table. Flowers in vase shook. Loud rumbling sound outside. Lasted about 5 seconds.
Fincastle / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Scared everyone I know and woke me up.
Halls - Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking): Definite rumble 3-4 seconds. Few pictures slightly crooked and light box fell off shelf.
Celina / MMI IV (Light shaking): Not shaking, more rolling. Celina Tennessee
3707 Henson Road, Knoxville, TN (52.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Maggie Valley / MMI IV (Light shaking): I knew it, reported it when it happened to WLOS ABC Asheville, NC. the longest and strongest I have felt here on Soco Gap Maggie Valley, NC. Hunker Down.
(47.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): First became aware of rumbling. About moment i wondered "what in this world" it hit! Not something heavy against house but a sound hitting it. Definitely aware something happened.
(54.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oneida, TN (30.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Parnell, Ky / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Jefferson ga / not felt
38568 (132.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shook the house--made the dogs bark--cracked mortar on foundation.
Bryson City (132 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House and windows shook significantly
Rutledge tn / MMI III (Weak shaking)
North knoxville (40.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
La Follette (14.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): It sounded like an explosion and the entire house shook for a couple of seconds.
Strunk Ky 42649 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard a rumble and 3-5 seconds of shaking. Felt thoughout the house and windows rattling
Young Harris, Ga. / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the quake at 2:12pm on 1-20-2020.
knox county tn 37938 on highway 33 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt/sounded like combination of large trucks on highway, trees cracking, strong wind slamming side of house. Quick vibration, shaking, a quick boom both heard & felt.
Morristown TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(140.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(67.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sounded like a helicopter, air vents vibrated in house with house shaking lightly.
Caryville, TN (91.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Concord, TN (63.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): One bump like big dog just jumped off the couch, totally silently .
Andersonville, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Barbourville KY (49.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Loudon TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Powell, TN (Claxton community, 1 mile from Bull Ru (44.7 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Live in Claxton Community of Powell, Tn (1 mile. From Bull Run Steam Plant.) Whole house shook. Was sitting close to sliding glass doors and they rattled 4-5 times. Son was in basement and he felt it shake also.
Hyden KY 41749 (29.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting in my office chair, myself and two other co-workers felt the vibrations, probably lasting around 6-10 seconds.
Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Athens TN (122.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Every thing shook for about 15 seconds.
LaFollette, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rocky top TN / MMI III (Weak shaking): Shook the house for about a minute or so
Franklin, NC / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cookeville Tennessee / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt the seat cushion slightly bump a couple of times. The wall to my left creaked and the wall to my right made a creaking sound
Cumberland Cove, Monterey, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
1257 pinecrest road campbell county tn 37757 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Weak shaking MMI III
Loudon TN house shook for a few seconds / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Jamestown, Tn / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The sofa under me was vibrating and the tissue box on the table was moving, the tissues were waving!?
Lafollette,TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Clinton Tennessee / MMI III (Weak shaking)
722 Greenwood Drive Maryville TN 37803-0468 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt a wave of vibrations pass, shaking the house lightly, no damage. Could hear the rumbling pass and then travel on, like a heavy truck passing close by.
LaFollette, TN (5.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oak Ridge (46.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tazewell, TN Cristo Road / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
37830 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bloomington Springs, Tn 38545 (145.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting on the sofa working on my laptop I felt the house begin to shake. It lasted no more than 30 seconds.
Clinton TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Greenville, / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Franklin, nc (151.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
37803 (113 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight shake
Clinton, TN / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Seemed to last 2-3 seconds
La Follette TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
611 22nd Street Knoxville TN 37916 / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(23.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Heard a crack then a loud explosion
Andersonville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Barbourville KENTUCKY / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(57.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Small photos fell off wall upstairs and bed shook for about 3-4 seconds.
(271.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Oak Ridge,Tn (66.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt the floor and wall shake
(51.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It felt like a light rolling bounce, like someone ran by.
LaFollette TN 1850 Deerhill Village Lane Norris La / MMI IV (Light shaking): Everything vibrates in the house! Sort of ripple effect then done.
37922 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Barbourville Ky / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
West end of Hamblen County, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(9.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(53.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Approaching then fading rumble, sounded like low-flying airplane. House creaked as if settling, multiple stresses simultaneously.
Oak Ridge TN / MMI V (Moderate shaking): While house shook.
Allons, tennessee / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was felt by varying people in the house and lasted about 10 seconds maybe
Lafollette / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought it was a micro burst of wind at first. Went to the front porch and could hear and feel it resonating through the ground.
Greenback, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Jamestown tn / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Heard a rumble and felt the houses shake
Greenback TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
122 Knipp rd Edmonton Ky / MMI II (Very weak shaking): For approximately 5-10 seconds house and thinks in home shook, furniture etc, also moved pictures on walls.
37932 Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
28779 / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Chair and computer screen shook briefly.
Marble, NC (141.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): One moderate shake then several smaller ones. Lasted about 15 seconds.
Home Huntsville Tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Jefferson City Tn / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Knoxville TN Houser Road/ Riverbend (30.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Like a heavy truck slowly coming down the road from a distance. Slow roar and vibration getting louder and then a sudden rolling jolt. Lamps displaced on dresser next to me. And loud like something heavy had struck the ground nearby. I immediately jumped up and ran outside thinking there had been an accident.
Knoxville TN 37909 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Louisville TN / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt a large bump and a brief amount of shaking.
Permon, KY / MMI III (Weak shaking): Dog started barking, followed by loud boom and house shook.
(27.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(25.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt a definite shake. Like maybe something exploded.we live about 6 miles north of corbin ky.earthquake was first thing that came to mind.only lasted a one or two sconds.
37931 / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Andrews, NC 28901 / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The grates on our gas stove rattled for a few seconds at this exact time with a slight vibration underfoot. We prob wouldn't have noticed without the stove rattling.Dog barked.
clinton tn / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt one large jarring motion as I sat in a chair in the house. My dog alerted and barked as at an intruder.
37030 / MMI III (Weak shaking)
strawberry plains, tn. / MMI IV (Light shaking): Upstairs windows and wall hangings rattled more than they usually do.
Bluff City TN (157.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like house shifted
Clinton, tn / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Oak Ridge / MMI IV (Light shaking): The strongest I felt in tn.
Jonesborough, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Karns, Knoxville, TN (51.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): like something heavy machinery was dropped onto the floor. (via app)
Powell, TN (42.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Maryville, Tn (73.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
South Knoxville near Blount County Line / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt Vibration through out the house as if heavy load of laundry was out of balance in a high spin wash cycle. Low deep rumbling sound.
Knoxville,TN / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Corryton / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Farragut, TN / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sharps Chapel, TN (21.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
37716 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Entire house shook for about 5 seconds. Made my dogs bark. Nothing fell or broke. I've never experienced an earthquake before so I have nothing to compare it to.
(448.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fountain city Tennessee / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(56.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Jacksboro / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mcminn county / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rickman TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fragrant Cloud Lane, Knoxville, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cumming , Ga 30028 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Luttrell (31.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 10-15 seconds of rumbling and things rattling in the kitchen.
40701 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Corbin KY / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was on the third floor of a building and felt what I would describe as a jolt.
Knoxville, TN 37950 zip / MMI II (Very weak shaking): IT felt more like a large thud. Our whole office felt it. it was as if someone dropped a boulder and our office jumped.
Mineral Bluff, ga / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
400 Doublehead Lane, Knoxville, TN 37909 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lenoir City, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
knoxville TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Blairsville ga / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Knoxville, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oneida, TN / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Strawberry plains, tn (52.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lasted for 4-5 seconds.
HEISKELL / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Powell TN / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(135.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Rattled glassware on glass shelves on upper floor. Lasted about 8 seconds. Dogs didn't respond to it, but we were in the room when it happened. Felt slight vibration through feet from the floor.
Sharps Chapel / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville, TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(38.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt the house creak and shake, like it was hit by a very hard gust of wind.
Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(186.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(55.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Knoxville, Tennessee / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Marble NC 28905 (148.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville, TN (48.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Harriman / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Lenoir City Tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Felt it in Lenoir City TN. Both my husband and ju / MMI IV (Light shaking)
1424 Zachary Taylor Road, Knoxville, TN 37922 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
37921 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard the rumbling several seconds before feeling the shaking of the house, and it was moving from west to east.
Powell tn / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt a very quick shaking. Moved enough to make my house's walls creak. Didn't know what it was at first and looked out to see if the wind was blowing, but it wasn't. Started searching for answers and found this info.
Powell / MMI IV (Light shaking): Short period of shaking, but a boom at the beginning
Knoxville, TN 37920 (54 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted maybe only a second, building creaked and seemed like it shifted, as if a giant wind gust pushed the building (but there was no wind)
KNOXVILLE / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Light shaking/rumbling.
37604 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lafollette (38.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Maryville (5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Alcoa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Strong initial shake with loud boom with following vibration.
Ducktown TN Cherokee hills neighborhood / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Huntsville TN (41.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Knoxville, TN / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Totes stacked against wall fell over, computer monitor fell off of wall. shook entire home
Ellijay Georgia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Maryville (82 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Watching tv. Heard picture frames behind the sofa shake on the wall.
Harrgate / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Middlebrook / MMI III (Weak shaking)
knoxville tn 37922 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Heard a boom noise as if someone hit the building and my desk shook, water bottle moved.
McNeely Drive, LaFollette, TN 37766 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(47.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Brief, house vibrated, rattling doors in frames.
(60.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville Tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville at Halls Crossroads (39.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We felt a rumbling and a vibration of the house, especially upstairs. It was very noticeable and set our dogs barking.
Farragut, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking): 3 family members (2 geologists and our kid) felt this. Immediately opened back door to listen for trucks or aircraft (none). Settled pretty quickly on quake. Estimated mag 4.
38501 / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt the light shaking at 1:12-1:13 pm CST
Louisville, Tennessee / MMI III (Weak shaking)
LaFollette,TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Vonore / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Maryville / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(46.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville,TN / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lenoir City, TN / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Knoxville tn / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Knoxville / MMI III (Weak shaking)
knoxville, tn 37919 / MMI IV (Light shaking): loud boom accompanied shaking
Knoxville TN / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Plainview tn / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
knoxville, tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Powell, TN (41.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oak ridge tn / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The couches shook heavily.like a strong vibration. And I have a very heavy couch.
Knoxville, Tennesse / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt light shaking like a train passing by at 2:14 pm EST. Lasted appx 15 seconds.
Sweetwater (102.7 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Knoxville / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Knoxville tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville, Cedar Bluff / MMI IV (Light shaking)
37923 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
37922 (86.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Andersonville, Tennessee / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cookeville, TN 1319hrs / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Maynardville / MMI II (Very weak shaking): There's was a boom also
Powell, TN / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
maryville, tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
37932 / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Jacksboro / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Powe tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Maryville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Knoxville, tn / MMI IV (Light shaking)
West Yancey County NC / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(53 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Strawberry Plains / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was very mild, but an unmistakable shaking. (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Rumbled , heard a loud boom sound , walls rattled (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake was loud and our house shook. It sounded liked a train going fast on the nearby train tracks. It woke my dog and cats up, too! (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Whole house shook and scared the cat (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Boom sound with desk and chairs shaking (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Rumbling, slight tremors lasting about 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Shook entire apartment building (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): My husband felt the floor move while sitting at the kitchen table, while I felt a push on the couch. (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (51 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I have never felt an earthquake before so I didn't know what had happened. My office shook. The walls, windows and lighting shook. (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (51 km SW from epicenter)(no details): That was extremely loud it seemed and there was a lot f shaking going on...movement of only a few inches however. (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (51 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Whole house shock my floor moved jiggled for a split second then quit (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (51 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Scared me! (via EMSC)
Knoxville (United States of America) (50 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Weird! (via EMSC)
Pine Knot (United States of America) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): In Pine knot KY. My daughter called saying all her neighbors and friends felt the shaking. I was at her house. I heard something but thought it was the dryer making a loud noise. I did feel shaking day before though. (via EMSC)
Rutledge (United States of America) (46 km E from epicenter)(no details): House rumbled like someone was blasting, shook picture off wall (via EMSC)
La Follette (United States of America) (14 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was in my bathroom drying my hands and I heard a roar that kept getting louder. The building started shaking and all the windows rattled pretty loudly. I felt a kind of ripple effect under my feet. I hurried to my living room and everything had settled down by then. The whole quake only lasted for about a minute, but it was the scariest minute of my life. (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): First earthquake I’ve ever felt, shook for 3-5 seconds - cool (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): My couch shook slightly and I heard my windows rattle in my house. (via EMSC)
Oak Ridge (United States of America) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Damn (via EMSC)
Oneida (United States of America) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Desk, chair, lights all shook. Computer monitor shook horribly. Boom sound. (via EMSC)
Powell (United States of America) (42 km S from epicenter)(no details): Loud rumble for 2 seconds then the entire house shook for a second. (via EMSC)
Powell (United States of America) (42 km S from epicenter)(no details): Heard a rumble and then entire house started to shake like a loud thunder rumble. Sound continued on like a train going by. (via EMSC)
Huntsville (United States of America) (41 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt like a tremor. Lasted about a minute. (via EMSC)
Corryton (United States of America) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Heard rummbling, house vibrated, heard for several seconds at 2:13pm EST. (via EMSC)
Clinton (United States of America) (36 km S from epicenter)(no details): Not now (via EMSC)
Clinton (United States of America) (35 km S from epicenter)(no details): At first my mind thought it was a tornado as I could hear it coming from a distance. It felt like a wave came through (under) my home and went out the other side. Low, powerful rumbling and shaking. I could feel and hear that it was coming from the north/northwest of my location. It lasted a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Corryton (United States of America) (33 km SE from epicenter)(no details): House shook the dog barked and cat ran (via EMSC)
Clinton (United States of America) (28 km S from epicenter)(no details): Real loud pop (via EMSC)
Rocky Top (United States of America) (24 km SW from epicenter)(no details): House shook, nothing fell off shelves, but the doors inside the home shook. Kids ran out of their rooms asking what it was. (via EMSC)
La Follette (United States of America) (11 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The house shook for about a good 30 seconds. (via EMSC)
(United States of America) (11 km W from epicenter)(no details): Watched the furniture sort of shake and waved (via EMSC)
La Follette (United States of America) (2 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The children all get the entire house and ground shake and the animals all began making noise. (via EMSC)
La Follette (United States of America) (11 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Epicenter is a mile from my house on my running route. The entire house shook and dogs went crazy and all the kids were screaming, “earthquake!” It was quite loud and lasted a bit. (via EMSC)

 

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