Earthquake detected in West Tennessee

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An earthquake was detected in West Tennessee on Monday morning.

The magnitude 3.3 quake was detected around 6 a.m. near Tiptonville, Tennessee.

The USGS said the quake’s shaking was light and it likely caused no damage.

The Mid-South sits along the New Madrid fault line and periodically experiences quakes.


Google Map for coordinates 36.263401 by -89.487853.

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