Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8.7 mi south of Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA, on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at 21:54 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 17 km depth
29 Jun 13:08 UTC: First to report: USGS after 15 hours.
Depth: 17.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.32517°N / 84.539°W↗ (McMinn, Tennessee, United States)
Antipode: 35.325°S / 95.461°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) W of Etowah (pop: 3,500) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Athens (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NNE of Benton (pop: 1,290) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ENE of Cleveland (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SW of Maryville (pop: 28,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of East Chattanooga (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Oak Ridge (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Knoxville (pop: 185,300) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) ESE of Nashville (pop: 530,900) --> See nearby quakes!
775 km (481 mi) WSW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||17 km||1 km W of Etowah, Tennessee (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.