Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - 4 Km ESE of Rutledge, Tennessee (USA) on Saturday, 12 September 2020
12 Sep 13:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Diepte: 9.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.266°N / 83.46317°W (Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SE of Rutledge (pop: 1,200)
16 km (10 mi) NW of Morristown (pop: 29,500)
16 km (10 mi) N of Jefferson City (pop: 8,500)
53 km (33 mi) NE of Knoxville (pop: 185,300)
100 km (62 mi) W of Johnson City (pop: 66,000)
110 km (69 mi) NW of Asheville (pop: 88,500)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Sat, 12 Sep 01:50 UTC||M 2.4 / 9.3 km||4 Km ESE of Rutledge, Tennessee (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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