2.1 magnitude earthquake rattles southeastern Missouri

2.1 magnitude earthquake rattles southeastern Missouri
1/6/2021 (Source: usgs.gov)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - - A small earthquake was recorded in the boot heel on Wednesday morning, January 1, 2021.

According to the USGS, a 2.1 magnitude quake registered 2.8 miles northwest of Marston shortly after 5:00 p.m.

The quake is part of the New Madrid Seismic Network.

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