Earthquake reported in New Madrid County

The star inside the concentric circles represents the epicenter of today’s earthquake in southern Missouri. Image: USGS

NEW MADRID COUNTY, Mo. (KBSI) – A earthquake was reported on September 2nd at 1:36 pm about 6 miles from Mathews, Missouri.  

According to the U.S Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake was reported to be a magnitude of 2.6 with a depth of 21.2 km.  

There was no reported damage nor reports of significant shaking made to USGS from the area.  

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