Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 9 Km WSW of Tiptonville, Tennessee, USA on Sunday, 20 September 2020
20 Sep 13:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Diepte: 11.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.33117°N / 89.56617°W (Tennessee, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Tiptonville (pop: 4,400)
10 km (6 mi) NW of Ridgely (pop: 1,700)
12 km (7 mi) SE of Hayward (pop: 100)
116 km (72 mi) NE of Jonesboro (pop: 73,900)
138 km (86 mi) NE of Memphis (pop: 655,800)
145 km (90 mi) NE of New South Memphis (pop: 641,600)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Sun, 20 Sep 10:15 UTC||M 1.7 / 11.1 km||9 Km WSW of Tiptonville, Tennessee, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.