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Magnitude 2.2 earthquake reported near Mound City

(Source: CERI) (Source: CERI)
MOUND CITY, IL (KFVS) -

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake happened near Mound City, Illinois.

The magnitude 2.2 earthquake happened on Thursday shortly before 10:20 a.m. CST.

Distances according to USGS:

· 4 km (2 mi) W of Mound City, Illinois

· 37 km (22 mi) SE of Cape Girardeau, Missouri

· 40 km (24 mi) NE of Sikeston, Missouri

· 52 km (32 mi) SE of Jackson, Missouri

According to the University of Memphis Center for Earthquake Research and information it had a depth of 7.1 miles. 

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