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Magnitude 2.3 earthquake strikes in Region 8

(Source: USGS) (Source: USGS)

RAVENDEN, AR (KAIT) – A 2.3 magnitude earthquake struck early Thursday morning near Ravenden.

The United State Geological Survey says the quake happened around 5:37 a.m. 5 mile from Ravenden. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.6 miles.

In distance, the epicenter was also 5 miles from Williford, 7 from Smithville, and 42 from Jonesboro.

For more information on this tremor, go to the USGS website.

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