A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Marked Tree in Arkansas. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.16 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -90.4556667° West, 35.5386667° North, depth 8.16 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/08/20 / 2020-08-30 02:34:42 / August 30, 2020 @ 2:34 am. Unique identifier: nm60327326. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bewh, nm60327326. The temblor was reported at 02:34:42 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Germantown, Arlington, Horn Lake. Event epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Memphis (c. 646 900 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from New South Memphis (c. 641 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Jonesboro (c. 67 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Bartlett (c. 54 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Southaven (c. 49 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Germantown (c. 38 800 pop).
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 has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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