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2.1 magnitude quake reported near Blytheville

1.9 quake reported near Blytheville (Source: KAIT) 1.9 quake reported near Blytheville (Source: KAIT)
BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) -

Did you feel it?

If you live between Blytheville and Gosnell, you might have felt Tuesday morning’s temblor.

The United States Geological Survey reported the 2.1 magnitude earthquake occurred at 9:08 a.m. Originally, the quake was reported as a 1.9 magnitude.

The quake, according to the USGS, was located approximately one-kilometer north-northwest of Blytheville. It had a depth of 5.5 kilometers.

If you felt it, let the USGS know by clicking here.

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