Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Dunklin County, 12 mi southwest of Dexter, Stoddard County, Missouri, USA, on Sunday, 3 March 1963 at 17:30 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.642°N / 90.05°W (Dunklin County, Missouri, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Bernie (pop: 1,950) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Malden (pop: 4,120) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Dexter (pop: 7,990) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ESE of Poplar Bluff (Butler County) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Kennett (Dunklin County) (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Sikeston (Scott County) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Paragould (Greene County, Arkansas) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SSW of Cape Girardeau (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) NNE of Jonesboro (Arkansas) (pop: 73,900) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) SE of Jefferson City (pop: 43,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.7||9 km||Missouri (USA)||USGS|
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