2.3M quake reported in Lawrence County

2.3M quake reported in Lawrence County
The USGS registered a 2.3 magnitude quake near Cave City on Nov. 14. (Source: Davis, Patricia)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - While many of us were sound asleep, the earth beneath us was moving about.

The United States Geological Survey recorded a 2.3 magnitude earthquake in Lawrence County.

The quake, which had an estimated depth of 16.9 kilometers, struck at 3:34 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14.

According to the USGS, it was located 19 kilometers, about 11 miles, east of Cave City and just south of Strawberry.

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