Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 14 mi northeast of Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA, on Wednesday, 7 October 2020 at 15:41 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
7 Oct 23:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.43°N / 90.83°W (Randolph, Arkansas, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) E of Maynard (pop: 417) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Reyno (pop: 442) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Doniphan (Missouri) (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of Corning (pop: 3,160) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Pocahontas (Randolph County) (pop: 6,440) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Walnut Ridge (pop: 4,670) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NW of Paragould (Greene County) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Poplar Bluff (Butler County, Missouri) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) N of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) NE of Little Rock (pop: 198,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||6 km||23 Km NNE of Pocahontas, USA||EMSC|
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.