Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 9.4 mi northwest of Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA, on Thursday, 2 June 2005 at 11:35 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.15017°N / 89.4735°W (Dyer, Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) S of Ridgely (pop: 1,710) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Dyersburg (Dyer County) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Caruthersville (Pemiscot County, Missouri) (pop: 5,930) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Tiptonville (pop: 4,350) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Ripley (Lauderdale County) (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Union City (pop: 10,600) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Jackson (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NNE of Menfis (pop: 655,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (80 mi) NNE of New South Memphis (pop: 641,600) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) W of Nashville (pop: 530,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||15 km||12km S of Ridgely, Tennessee (USA)||USGS|
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