Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 9 mi south of Cleveland, Tennessee, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 08:45 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake  - 9 mi south of Cleveland, Tennessee, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 08:45 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 7 km depth

16 Nov 08:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 minutes.
16 Nov 13:02: Magnitude recalculated from 1.7 to 2.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.6 to 6.6 km (from 3.5 to 4.1 mi).
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Date & time: 16 Nov 2020 08:45:10 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.5
Depth: 6.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.034°N / 84.91717°W (Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SW of Wildwood Lake (pop: 3,120)
12 km (8 mi) E of Collegedale (Hamilton County) (pop: 10,700)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Cleveland (Bradley County) (pop: 43,900)
22 km (13 mi) NE of East Brainerd (Hamilton County) (pop: 15,100)
22 km (14 mi) SE of Harrison (Hamilton County) (pop: 7,770)
30 km (19 mi) N of Dalton (Whitfield County, Georgia) (pop: 33,900)
36 km (22 mi) E of Chattanooga (Hamilton County) (pop: 176,600)
3260 km (2025 mi) E of Sacramento (California) (pop: 490,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
16 Nov 2020 08:45:10 GMT
2.5
6.6 km
9 mi south of Cleveland, TennesseeUSGS
16 Nov 2020 08:45:10 GMT
2.5
7 km
EASTERN TENNESSEE, USAEMSC

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User reports for this quake (4)

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Murfreesboro (158.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : 12am on 11/18/2020 awoken by my upstairs windows rattling approximately 4 times with a few seconds pause between each. No local news reports.
Murfreesboro (158.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : 12am on 11/18/2020 awoken by my upstairs windows rattling approximately 4 times with a few seconds pause between each. No local news reports.
Tunnel Hill GA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short : Felt like a rolling sensation like a shove to the side of my tractor trailer but we were sitting in a back up on I-75
275 cedar springs church road Cleveland, TN 37323 (12.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : My wife and I did not wake up

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Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 9 mi south of Cleveland, Tennessee, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 08:45 (GMT)
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