Arkansas Center for Earthquake Education and Technology Transfer

ACEETT News - August 2000

Recent Earthquakes

A minor earthquake occurred yesterday, August 22, at 20:12 UTC (03:12pm CDST). The earthquake locates in Arkansas, just over the Missouri border, and north of Pocahontas, Arkansas. It locates 73 km (45 mi) NNW of Jonesboro, AR. Magnitude: 3.9. This earthquake was felt widely in Randolf County, Arkansas and Oregon County, Missouri. It was also felt in Fulton and Sharp Counties, Arkansas, and Morgan and Ripley Counties, Missouri.

Waveform of Recent Event recorded at UALR Broadband Station

Map of Central U.S. Earthquakes

Map of US / Canada Earthquakes

Information Source: St.Louis University Earthquake Center.

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