Minor Earthquake Charted in Tennessee

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

DYERSBURG, Tenn. (AP) -- The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-3.3 earthquake has been recorded in West Tennessee.

The agency's website says the event occurred around 4:45 p.m. CDT Monday about five miles west of Obion. That location would be about 15 miles north of Dyersburg.

A magnitude-2 to -3 is listed as a weak occurrence that causes no damage.

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