Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 3 Km WNW of Powhatan, Arkansas, on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 02:27 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
18 May 12:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 10 hours.
Depth: 4.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.097°N / 91.15783°W↗ (Arkansas, United States)
Antipode: 36.097°S / 88.842°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) WNW of Powhatan (pop: 69) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Walnut Ridge (pop: 4,670) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Pocahontas (Randolph County) (pop: 6,440) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ENE of Cave City (pop: 1,870) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Newport (pop: 7,770) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NE of Batesville (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Paragould (Greene County) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NW of Menfis (Tennessee) (pop: 655,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of New South Memphis (Tennessee) (pop: 641,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.7||4.5 km||3 Km WNW of Powhatan, Arkansas||USGS|