Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 14 mi northeast of Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA, on Thursday, 8 October 2020 at 03:03 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Oct 12:08 UTC: First to report: USGS after 9 hours.
Depth: 9.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4305°N / 90.82517°W (Randolph, Arkansas, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) E of Maynard (pop: 417) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Doniphan (Missouri) (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Corning (pop: 3,160) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE 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!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Rector (pop: 1,840) --> 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 (143 mi) NE of Little Rock (pop: 198,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||9.6 km||6 Km E of Maynard, Arkansas, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.