2.3 earthquake shakes up part of New Madrid County, Mo.

2.3 earthquake shakes up part of New Madrid County, Mo.
(Source: - USGS)

NEW MADRID COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - A small earthquake measuring 2.3 magnitude hit near the town of Howardville, Missouri on Wednesday, Oct. 16.

According to USGS, the quake hit 2.2 miles west of Howardville, Mo.

It happened around 3:08 p.m.

The quake also had a depth of only 3 kilometers.

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