Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 4 Km ESE of Powells Crossroads, Tennessee, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:22 pm (GMT -5) -

Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 4 Km ESE of Powells Crossroads, Tennessee, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:22 pm (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 19 km depth

14 Oct 11:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 16 hours.
Date & time: Oct 13, 2021 20:22:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:22 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 18.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.16883°N / 85.44033°W (Tennessee, United States)
Antipode: 35.169°S / 94.56°E
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) ESE of Powells Crossroads (pop: 1,320) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Signal Mountain (pop: 8,530) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Red Bank (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Hamilton (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of East Chattanooga (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) W of Middle Valley (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Soddy-Daisy (pop: 13,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NW of East Brainerd (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NW of East Brainerd (Hamilton County) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
853 km (530 mi) WSW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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2.319 km4 Km ESE of Powells Crossroads, TennesseeUSGS

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Franklin / not felt : We had 3 glass to fall off a ledge around our shower with no explanation. I suspected some kind of vibrations, but was unable to find a source. Today I checked for any earthquakes in the area at that time. I found this one at Powell’s Crossroads which i  
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