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Shake, rattle, and roll: Magnitude 3.5 earthquake hits near Union City, TN

(Source: CERI at Memphis) (Source: CERI at Memphis)
(Source: CERI at Memphis) (Source: CERI at Memphis)
UNION CITY, TN (KFVS) -

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook parts of western Tennessee and southeast Missouri early Friday morning.

The quake happened around 8:45 a.m.

Preliminary earthquake reports show the quake was centered about six miles north northwest of Tiptonville, Tn. and 26 miles west of Union City, Tn.

Residents in Sikeston might have also felt the ground shake, since the quake hit only about 28 miles away.

Numerous people in Portageville say they felt it.

The USGS reports the earthquake shook 7.8-miles from the surface.

If you felt it, the USGS asks you to contact them. CLICK HERE to report it.

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