Small quake rattles near New Madrid - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Small quake rattles near New Madrid

(Source: CERI at Memphis) (Source: CERI at Memphis)

A small 2.0-magnitude earthquake rattled in southeast Missouri late Monday evening.

According to the USGS, the quake happened just before 9 p.m.

It was centered about six miles south of New Madrid, Missouri.

The had a depth of three miles.

This marks the second small quake to shake the area in less than a week.

A 2.9-magnitude earthquake shook near Caruthersville, Missouri on Dec. 2.

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