1.6M quake reported in Tenn.

1.6M quake reported in Tenn.
The quake hit early on Wednesday morning. (Source: United States Geological Survey)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Another small earthquake was recorded just outside of Missouri in Lake County, Tennessee.

The 1.6 magnitude quake hit on Wednesday, Jan. 8.

It happened around 1:23 a.m. according to United States Geological Survey officials.

The quake was at a depth of eight kilometers.

It is part of the New Madrid Seismic Network.

Copyright 2020 KFVS. All rights reserved.