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Minor quake detected near Mt. Pleasant, Arkansas

The USGS detected a minor quake near Mt. Pleasant, Ark. on Jan. 21
The USGS detected a minor quake near Mt. Pleasant, Ark. on Jan. 21(USGS)
Published: Jan. 21, 2022 at 9:49 AM CST
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MOUNT PLEASANT, Ark. (KAIT) - The U.S. Geological Survey recorded a minor earthquake Friday morning in North Central Arkansas at 5:37 a.m. CST.

The magnitude 2.1 quake was centered about 2.9 miles northwest of Mt. Pleasant in Izard County.

According to the USGS, the quake was relatively shallow with a depth of about a mile.

So far, no one has reported feeling it.

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