2.2 earthquake shakes parts of the Bootheel

2.2 earthquake shakes parts of the Bootheel
According to the USGS, a magnitude 2.2 earthquake shook parts of the Bootheel on Wednesday, Dec. 5 around 9:10 a.m. On the USGS map shown, a yellow star depicts where the epicenter is located. (Source: USGS) (Clinch, Marsha)

NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - According to the USGS, a magnitude 2.2 earthquake shook parts of the Bootheel on Wednesday, Dec. 5 around 9:10 a.m.

The epicenter was less than a mile North-northeast of La Forge, Missouri. This is in New Madrid County.

There are no reports of damage from the quake.

The earthquake is part of the New Madrid Seismic Zone.

For more information about the quake click here.

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