2.1- magnitude earthquake shakes near New Madrid

2.1- magnitude earthquake shakes near New Madrid

NEW MADRID, MO (KFVS) - Residents in southeast Missouri likely felt a small shake as they were waking up Tuesday morning.

A 2.1 magnitude earthquake rattled six miles south of New Madrid at 5:41 a.m.

Preliminary reports from CERI at the University of Memphis measured the quake about four miles deep.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2015 KFVS. All rights reserved.