A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.77 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Gassville in Arkansas on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -92.4140015° West, latitude 36.1178322° North, depth = 19.07 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/09/19 / 2019-09-12 06:42:22 / September 12, 2019 @ 6:42 am. The 3.77-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:42:22 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nm60286226. Ids that are associated to the event: nm60286226, us70005f9g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.07 km (12 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was West Plains, Batesville, Heber Springs (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Harrison (c. 12 900 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Mountain Home (c. 12 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from West Plains (c. 12 000 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Batesville (c. 10 200 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Heber Springs (c. 7 200 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 19 km SSE of Gassville, Arkansas.
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