USGS Records 2.3 M Earthquake in Lauderdale County, Al. on Saturday
The USGS Recorded a 2.3 magnitude earthquake in Lauderdale County, Al. on Saturday, October 5, 2019. This particular region has a history of seeing small earthquakes. The shaking from these small magnitude type earthquake are not associated with structural damage.
The official recorded information from the USGS:
M 2.3 – 12km S of Loretto, Tennessee
- 2019-10-06 01:49:05 (UTC)
- 34.963°N 87.438°W
- 5.0 km depth