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USGS preliminary report: 2.2 magnitude earthquake near New Madrid, MO

NEW MADRID, MO (KFVS) -

The USGS preliminary earthquake report shows a 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit on Monday, Dec. 8 near New Madrid, Mo.

According to the preliminary report, the earthquake was 11 km. in depth and was about 3 miles north, northwest of New Madrid. It was also about 16 miles south of Sikeston, Mo.

It happened around 2:20 p.m.

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