Magnitude 3.5 Earthquake Felt Near Tiptonville

Posted at 11:05 AM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 12:08:35-04

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake has been confirmed in Missouri by the United States Geological Survey.

The earthquake’s epicenter was located 10 kilometers north/northwest of Tiptonville, Tennessee near the Mississippi River. It happened around 8:45 a.m. Friday.



According to reports from USGS officials, the earthquake was 12 kilometers deep.

No further details had been released.