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Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 3 Km N of Blytheville, Arkansas, on Tuesday, Dec 28, 2021 at 3:15 am (GMT -6) -

Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 3 Km N of Blytheville, Arkansas, on Tuesday, Dec 28, 2021 at 3:15 am (GMT -6) Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 3 Km N of Blytheville, Arkansas, on Tuesday, Dec 28, 2021 at 3:15 am (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 11 km depth

28 Dec 13:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
28 Dec 14:50: Magnitude recalculated from 1.6 to 1.9. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.4 to 11.3 km (from 7.7 to 7 mi).

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 28, 2021 09:15:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Dec 28, 2021 at 3:15 am (GMT -6)
Depth11.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude35.9595°N / 89.91867°W (Arkansas, United States)
Antipode35.96°S / 90.081°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (2 mi) N of Blytheville (Mississippi County) (pop: 14,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Steele (Missouri) (pop: 2,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) N of Luxora (pop: 1,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Manila (pop: 3,260) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) SE of Senath (Missouri) (pop: 1,710) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (21 mi) SSE of Kennett (Dunklin County, Missouri) (pop: 10,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SW of Caruthersville (Pemiscot County, Missouri) (pop: 5,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) W of Dyersburg (Dyer County, Tennessee) (pop: 16,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) E of Paragould (Greene County) (pop: 27,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) E of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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1.911 km3 Km N of Blytheville, ArkansasUSGS
1.911 kmTennesseeRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.9, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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