Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - Fulton County, Tennessee, 6.2 mi south of New Madrid, Missouri, USA, on Wednesday, 4 November 1903 at 18:18 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5°N / 89.5°W (Fulton County, Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSE of New Madrid (Missouri) (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Tiptonville (Tennessee) (pop: 4,350) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Portageville (Missouri) (pop: 3,150) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) WNW of Union City (Tennessee) (pop: 10,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) S of Sikeston (Scott County, Missouri) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNW of Dyersburg (Dyer County, Tennessee) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ESE of Poplar Bluff (Butler County, Missouri) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Cape Girardeau (Missouri) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NNW of Jackson (Tennessee) (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) W of Nashville (Tennessee) (pop: 530,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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