Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Wayne County, 26 mi north of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri, USA, on 2020-01-26 06:54:03 -06:00
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 2 km depth
26 Jan 14:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 48 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-26 06:54:03 -06:00
Depth: 2.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.125°N / 90.31867°W (Wayne, Missouri, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) E of Greenville (pop: 490) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Piedmont (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Dallas (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) N of Poplar Bluff (Butler County) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Saint Michaels (pop: 4,080) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Dexter (pop: 7,990) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Sikeston (Scott County) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Farmington (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Cape Girardeau (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) SE of Jefferson City (pop: 43,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||2.3 km||11km E of Greenville, Missouri (USA)||USGS|
|2.3||2 km||Southeastern Missouri (USA)||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.