Earthquake Generic MGN

DYERSBURG, TN (WSMV) - Folks in western counties of our viewing area probably felt a rumble this morning, this was due to a reported 3.6 magnitude earthquake in west Tennessee closer to the Tennessee/Missouri border.

According to the US Geological Survey, the earthquake was about 12 km or 7.46 miles from Dyersburg, TN with a depth of about 14.3 km or 8.9 miles. The earthquake was registered around 5:56 a.m. Wednesday.

A storm spotter tells News4 that the earthquake could be felt as close as Benton County here in the Midstate.

There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries from this reported earthquake. Stay tuned to News4 for updates.

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