Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - New Madrid County, 29 mi southwest of Sikeston, Scott County, Missouri, USA, on Wednesday, 4 November 1903 at 19:14 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5°N / 89.8°W (New Madrid, Missouri, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Risco (pop: 328) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NW of Portageville (pop: 3,150) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Sikeston (Scott County) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) ESE of Poplar Bluff (Butler County) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NW of Dyersburg (Dyer County, Tennessee) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) NE of Paragould (Greene County, Arkansas) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSW of Cape Girardeau (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NE of Jonesboro (Arkansas) (pop: 73,900) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) N of Menfis (Tennessee) (pop: 655,800) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) SE of Jefferson City (pop: 43,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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