Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 17 mi northwest of Osceola, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA, on Saturday, 12 December 2020 at 02:50 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 26 km depth
12 Dec 14:48 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Depth: 25.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.80183°N / 90.23983°W (Mississippi, Arkansas, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) N of Etowah (pop: 329) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SW of Manila (pop: 3,260) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Lake City (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Blytheville (Mississippi County) (pop: 14,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Paragould (Greene County) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NNW of Menfis (Tennessee) (pop: 655,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NNW of New South Memphis (Tennessee) (pop: 641,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Southaven (Mississippi) (pop: 52,600) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Little Rock (pop: 198,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||26 km||8 Km N of Etowah, Arkansas, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.