2.9 magnitude earthquake shakes the Missouri Bootheel

2.9 magnitude earthquake shakes the Missouri Bootheel

NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - There was a little shaking going on in the Missouri Bootheel on Friday, July 21.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 2.9 magnitude quake hit right along the Missouri-Tennessee border less than a half mile from Point Pleasant in New Madrid County.

It hit around 12:30 p.m.

There are no reports of damage associated with this quake.

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