Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4.1 mi northwest of Doniphan, Missouri, USA, on Friday, 4 Dec 2020 12:40 pm (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4.1 mi northwest of Doniphan, Missouri, USA, on Friday, 4 Dec 2020 12:40 pm (GMT -6)

Séisme faible magnitude 2.7 at 1 km depth

4 Dec 18:47 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 7 minutes.
4 Dec 19:02: Profondeur recalculée de 0.1 à 0.7 km (de 0.1 à 0.4 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.4 km (0.9 mi) au WNW.
Date & time: 4 Dec 2020 18:40:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: vendredi, 4 déc. 2020 12:40 (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 2.7
Profondeur: 0.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.672°N / 90.85933°W (Comté de Ripley, Missouri, États-Unis)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km NNO de Doniphan (pop: 1,990) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
39 km NO de Corning (Arkansas) (pop: 3,160) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
43 km OSO de Poplar Bluff (Butler County) (pop: 17,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
47 km NNE de Pocahontas (Randolph County, Arkansas) (pop: 6,440) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
76 km NNO de Paragould (Greene County, Arkansas) (pop: 27,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
82 km O de Dexter (pop: 7,990) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
87 km NO de Kennett (Dunklin County) (pop: 10,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km E de West Plains (Howell County) (pop: 12,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
93 km N de Jonesboro (Arkansas) (pop: 73,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
241 km SSE de Jefferson City (pop: 43,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 9.2°C (49 F), humidity: 57%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from W
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.70.7 km6 Km NNW of Doniphan, Missouri, USAUSGS
3.05 kmSOUTHEASTERN MISSOURI, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake (5)

At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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DONIPHAN / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s : We could hear it before it reached us. We thought there was a car wreck close by. It was a long rolling quake  
Doniphan, MO (4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Flatwoods MO (33.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt like an explosion  
7.6 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Felt and sounded like a sonic boom  
Doniphan, MO Samuel medical clinic / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : I heard what sounded like an explosion followed by about 2 seconds of shaking  
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