And that number seems to be growing. MAYNARD, Ark. Small earthquake shakes area near Mammoth Spring, Ark. I think the Maynard earthquakes fit in that category. COMMENTS - It looks like you're using Internet Explorer, which isn't compatible with our commenting system.
18km SSE of Lopez Point, CA . Monday’s earthquake in El Dorado was reported by the USGS to have occurred at a depth of 11.8 kilometers, or 7.33 miles. All rights reserved. Special Earthquakes, Earthquake Sequences, and Fault Zones Compilations of information about significant earthquakes, swarms or sequences, and fault zones of interest. “Now consider a huge piece of the earth under pressure to move either up or down. A 2.8 magnitude earthquake shook El Dorado Monday, May 11. 2.7. Ozark, Mo. The USGS tracks community reports of the earthquake to determine the intensity of the quake according to the Modified Mercalli Intensity scale; at 5 p.m., according to the USGS’ ‘Did you feel it?’ map, 48 reports of weak shaking (level III on the MMI), 11 reports of mild shaking (IV on the MMI) and three reports of light shaking (level V on the MMI) had been submitted by local residents. The earthquake's epicenter is indicated in red, while the black line south of El Dorado represents the Arkansas-Louisiana border. You can join the discussion by using another browser, like, It looks like you're using Microsoft Edge. “It is called the New Madrid Earthquake and it made the Mississippi River run backward for several days, it was so strong. “It would be extremely rare to have a serious earthquake anywhere in south Arkansas.”. More specifically, I can say that they are 5-12.8km deep; too deep to be man-made, so they are natural earthquakes.”. Associated Press text, photo, graphic, audio and/or video material shall not be published, broadcast, rewritten for broadcast or publication or redistributed directly or indirectly in any medium. “Geologists study faults because most of the oil found is trapped when porous sandstone is moved up against a non-porous rock, and when oil moves through the sandstone, it is trapped when it reaches the high point of the sandstone,” Mason said.
A Gray Media Group, Inc. Station - © 2002-2020 Gray Television, Inc. October 7, 2020 at 8:27 AM CDT - Updated October 7 at 4:35 PM, M2.4 6km E of Maynard Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 3:54 p.m. CDT, M2.6 6 km E of Maynard Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 6:52 p.m. CDT, M2.6 6km ENE of Maynard Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 7:18 a.m. CDT, M2.6 6 km E of Maynard Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 10:41 a.m. CDT, M2.5 5 km ENE of Maynard Monday, Oct. 5, at 11:20 p.m. CDT. He said geologists believe that fault line is still active and could eventually cause another major earthquake in Arkansas.
If the application does not load, try our ... 2020-10-30 03:14:58 (UTC-07:00) 515.3 km. Most of the faults that trap oil and gas happened millions of years ago and are not active today.”.
The earthquake was measured as a III on the Modified Mercalli Intensity scale.
The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake rated with a preliminary magnitude of 3.7 near Marked Tree in northeastern Arkansas. 2020-05-27 16:30:51 UTC 2.3 magnitude, 11 km depth Pocahontas, Arkansas, United States 2.3 magnitude earthquake 2020-05-27 16:30:51 UTC at 16:30 May 27, 2020 UTC 472 CR 766Jonesboro, AR 72401(870) 931-8888. Search Earthquake Catalog View historic seismicity, find past earthquakes that meet your criteria. The earthquake struck around 9 p.m. It registered as a 2.1 magnitude earthquake. Neither these AP materials nor any portion thereof may be stored in a computer except for personal and noncommercial use. (KY3) - A small earthquake hit an area southeast of Mammoth Spring, Ark.
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It also created a large lake,” Mason said. And that number seems to be growing. “It is sometimes thought of as a halo of seismicity around the NMSZ. All rights reserved. Faults develop as sections of the earth move, Mason explained, much like the way a brick would break if extreme pressure were put on it. Our commenting system is more compatible with. “This earthquake is not associated with the small quakes around here.”. 27 km SSW of Hawthorne, Nevada. on Thursday. The Latest Earthquakes application supports most recent browsers, view supported browsers.
Earthquake shakes El Dorado by Caitlan Butler | May 11, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. A 2.8 magnitude earthquake shook El Dorado Monday, May 11. South Arkansas is considered a stable area as far as earthquakes are concerned,” Mason said. Earthquake By WMCActionNews5.com Staff | August 30, 2020 at 7:10 AM CDT - Updated August 30 at 11:17 PM MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A 3.7 magnitude earthquake struck Northeast Arkansas … Northern Arkansas occasionally reports small earthquakes. “Earthquakes around here, such as the one we had today, are usually very minor and do very little damage,” Richard Mason, a registered geologist and local downtown developer, said Monday afternoon in an email correspondence. In the year 1800, Mason said, one of the largest-recorded earthquakes to hit Arkansas occurred along the New Madrid seismic zone. By Associated Press , Wire Service Content Aug. 30, 2020 Shaking was also reportedly felt in Magnolia. Various output formats, and links to earthquake details. 2020-10-30 02:02:52 (UTC-07:00) 8.4 km. “South Arkansas has a number of active faults, but the movement on these is very minor, and we will only feel a shake every now and then. MAMMOTH SPRING, Ark. Carla Hill, an El Dorado resident, said in a Facebook message to the News-Times it felt “like something big” — like a refrigerator, she said — “had fallen over.”. (KAIT) - Within 36 hours, the U.S. Geological Survey recorded multiple earthquakes near Maynard. endtime 2020-10-29T03:03:08.600Z latitude 36.4305 longitude-90.8251667 maxradiuskm 250 minmagnitude 1 starttime 2020-09-17T03:03:08.600Z Northern Arkansas occasionally reports small earthquakes. Since then, as of 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, the office has added at least five more quakes, including a 2.5 measured on Monday but just posted on Wednesday: “The area surrounding the [New Madrid Seismic Zone] to the north and west in Arkansas, Missouri and Illinois has had a history of scattered earthquake activity,” Dr. Steve Horton, Research Scientist with Memphis' Center for Earthquake Research and Information said. The USGS reported the first M 2.6 quake Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 9:11 a.m. Central Daylight Time about four miles east-northeast of Maynard.
In other areas of the world, including in North America in places like the coastline of California up through Alaska, faults often lie on continental hinge lines. The New Madrid fault is located in the northeastern part of the state. woman wins $25,000 a year for life after Missouri Lottery drawing.
Missouri’s auditor reveals findings of audit of city of Clever, Mo. It registered as a 2.1 magnitude earthquake. The quake was noted to have registered at 12 seismic stations and reached a distance of 25.7 kilometers, or 15.9 miles.
According to the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake occurred at 9:49 Monday morning and the epicenter was about 200 meters south of Pinson Lane off Iron Mountain Road south of El Dorado. 5.9. northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Copyright 2020 KAIT. 2.5. 2020-10-30 01:52:00 (UTC-07:00) 1.2 km. This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of El Dorado News-Times. The depth of an earthquake will determine how strongly it is felt on the surface. “The fault makes the oil pool up. Material from the Associated Press is Copyright © 2020, Associated Press and may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. MAYNARD, Ark. A 2.8 magnitude earthquake was reported in El Dorado yesterday. The earthquake's epicenter is …