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Minor earthquake recorded in Craighead and Lawrence Co.

EGYPT, AR (KAIT) - An earthquake was recorded Tuesday night near towns in Craighead and Lawrence County.

According to the Cooperative New Madrid Seismic Network, the 2.5 duration quaked was recorded around 11:30 Tuesday night four miles northwest of Egypt and four miles south-southeast of Minturn.

The depth of the quake was 2.4 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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