Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Sharp County, 22 mi west of Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA, on Monday, 8 June 2020 at 09:25 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 11 km depth
8 Jun 15:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Depth: 11.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.325°N / 91.36567°W (Arkansas, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NW of Ravenden (pop: 450) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Highland (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Augusta (Missouri) (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Pocahontas (Randolph County) (pop: 6,440) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Horseshoe Bend (pop: 2,090) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) E of Salem (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NW of Walnut Ridge (pop: 4,670) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WNW of Paragould (Greene County) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) NNE of Little Rock (pop: 198,000) --> 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||11 km||8 km N of Williford, Arkansas (USA)||USGS|
|2.3||11 km||Arkansas (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.