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Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 7 Km SE of Maryville, Tennessee (USA) on Sunday, 13 September 2020

Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake  - 7 Km SE of Maryville, Tennessee (USA) on Sunday, 13 September 2020
13 Sep 11:50 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 minutes.
13 Sep 13:08: Magnitude recalculated from 2.2 to 2.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.7 to 18.3 km (from 8.5 to 11.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.7 km (1.1 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Sunday, 13 September 2020 11:45 UTC
Magnitude: 2.5
Diepte: 18.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.70633°N / 83.91683°W (Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) SE of Maryville (pop: 28,500)
10 km (6 mi) S of Eagleton Village (pop: 5,100)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Alcoa (pop: 9,300)
28 km (18 mi) S of Knoxville (pop: 185,300)
140 km (87 mi) NE of East Chattanooga (pop: 154,000)
146 km (91 mi) NE of Chattanooga (pop: 176,600)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TijdMag. / DiepteLocatieBron
Sun, 13 Sep 11:45 UTCM 2.5 / 18.3 km7 Km SE of Maryville, Tennessee (USA)USGS
Sun, 13 Sep 11:45 UTCM 2.5 / 18 kmEastern Tennessee (USA)EMSC

User reports for this quake (4)

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674.5 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
667.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : woke me up felt a boom,bed shake
Mill spring, NC / not felt / single vertical bump / very short : Just one deep thump, like bass in an IMAX theater.
Knoxville / not felt

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Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 7 Km SE of Maryville, Tennessee (USA) on Sunday, 13 September 2020

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