Small earthquake recorded near Lilbourn, Mo.

Small earthquake recorded near Lilbourn, Mo.
Earthquake 1/24/2021 (Source: usgs.gov)

LILBOURN, Mo. (KFVS) - A small earthquake was registered in near Lilbourn, Mo. on Sunday, January 24.

According to the USGS, a magnitude 2.4 earthquake was recorded .8 mile south of Lilbourn, Mo. and 20.5 miles south of Sikeston, Mo. just after 3 p.m.

The United States Geological Survey states that people typically report feeling earthquakes larger than about magnitude 3.0.

The earthquake is part of the New Madrid Seismic Network.

For more information about the quake, click here.

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