Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 1 Km SSW of Ridgely, Tennessee (USA) on Wednesday, 9 September 2020
10 Sep 15:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 23 hours.
Diepte: 8.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.25183°N / 89.49583°W (Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of Ridgely (pop: 1,700)
14 km (9 mi) S of Tiptonville (pop: 4,400)
16 km (10 mi) NE of Caruthersville (pop: 5,900)
118 km (73 mi) NE of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900)
132 km (82 mi) NE of Memphis (pop: 655,800)
139 km (86 mi) NE of New South Memphis (pop: 641,600)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Wed, 9 Sep 16:44 UTC||M 1.4 / 8.6 km||1 Km SSW of Ridgely, Tennessee (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.