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Did you feel it? 2.2 magnitude earthquake rattled parts of KY, MO

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There is a chance you felt the ground shake some if you live near western Kentucky and southeastern Missouri..

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 2. magnitude earthquake rattled about the area.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 2.2 magnitude earthquake rattled about parts of western KY, including Paducah, Mayfield and even parts of southeast Missouri.

Here's s look at some of the cities:

  • 3 mi S of La Center, Kentucky
  • 20 mi W of Paducah, Kentucky
  • 26 mi NW of Mayfield, Kentucky
  • ESE of Cape Girardeau, Missouri
  • 34 mi WNW of Nashville, Tennessee

The USGS says the New Madrid seismic zone of southeast Missouri and adjacent States is the most seismically active in North America east of the Rockies.

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