3 small quakes reported Friday morning - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

3 small quakes reported Friday morning

Three small earthquakes were recorded on Friday morning. (Source: USGS) Three small earthquakes were recorded on Friday morning. (Source: USGS)
INDEPENDENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Three minor earthquakes were reported in Region 8 Friday morning.

The first, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, was measured at a magnitude of 2.3 about 12 miles south of Batesville around 1:42 a.m.

Another was recorded at 4:12 a.m. about 9 miles northwest of Bald Knob. It measured at a magnitude of 2.2.

Then, at 6:51 a.m. a magnitude 2.0 quake was recorded about 14 miles north of Searcy.

If you felt any of these quakes, you can click on the links above to report it to the USGS.

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