Earthquake data for Tennessee and surrounding areas, 1699-1979

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State of Tennessee, Dept. of Conservation, Division of Geology , Nashville, Tenn
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Statementby Terry R. Templeton and Barry C. Spencer.
SeriesEnvironmental geology series ;, no. 8, Environmental geology series (Nashville, Tenn.) ;, no. 8.
ContributionsSpencer, Barry C.
LC ClassificationsQE535.2.U6 T46 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 63 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3923892M
LC Control Number81621426

Earthquake data for Tennessee and surrounding areas () Nashville, Tenn.: State of Tennessee, Dept. of Conservation, Division of Geology, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Terry R Templeton; Barry C Spencer.

Earthquake Data for Tennessee and Surrounding Areas (). Terry R. Templeton, Barry C. Spencer. Environmental Geology Series,1. Nashville, Tn: Tennessee Dept. of Conservation, Division of Geology.

(tDAR id: )Cited by: 2. Tennessee, United States has had: (M or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 4 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 19 earthquakes in the past 30 days.

The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world. Latest earthquakes in Tennessee, USA Earthquake list: past 7 days (6 quakes) Jump to quake statistics near Altamont TN ( km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): It sounded like someone lighting gasoline on a brush fire, the sound before the.

Earthquake Information for Tennessee.

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There are earthquake incidents in Tennessee on record since The state averages 6 earthquakes per year. The largest earthquake on record for Tennessee occurred on 11/30/, with a depth of miles and a magnitude of on the Richter scale in Blount County, TN.

magnitude earthquake UTC at Aug UTC Location: Epicenter atkm from Mascot ( miles). Eastern Tennessee has had: (M or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 3 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 10 earthquakes in the past 30 days; 88 earthquakes. Hazard Assessment Data and Models.

Real-time Earthquakes. Google Earth/KML Files. San Francisco Bay Area Maps. Special Earthquake Studies. Other Data Sources. Information and Data Outside of USGS. Questions or comments. UTC magnitude, 8 km depth Knoxville, Tennessee, United States magnitude earthquake UTC at Janu UTC.

Gainesboro-area historical tornado activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average. On 4/3/, a category F4 (max. wind speeds mph) tornado miles away from the Gainesboro town center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $, and $5, in damages.

Today: magnitude earthquake near Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea Yesterday: magnitude earthquake near Tual, Maluku, Indonesia Recent Earthquakes Near Dunlap, Tennessee, United States.

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of Conservation, Division of Geology. Since March of alone in East Tennessee, earthquakes of at least a magnitude have rattled Mascot ( on May 15), Coalfield ( on May 10), Farragut ( on May 8), Maryville (a on.

Minor earthquakes detected near fracking site in Lancashire This article is more than 1 year old One tremor was magnitudethe level beyond which experts say fracking has to proceed with cautionAuthor: Mattha Busby. live in a quake-prone area.

Earthquakes can happen in all 50 states and U.S. territories. About 90% of us live in areas that have earthquakes.

California has the most frequent damaging earthquakes while Alaska has the largest earthquakes, mostly where no one lives. Most earthquakes are west of the Rocky Mountains, but some of the most violent.

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More people live in areas with a higher risk of earthquakes, according to the latest predictions. For parts of Tennessee and South Carolina, the chance of a potentially damaging quake could be Author: Hayley Fowler.

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The earthquake, about 33 miles northeast of Knoxville, follows a magnitude quake near Kingston on Feb. 22, a magnitude quake near Morristown on Feb. 8 and a magnitude earthquake near.

The national catalogs indicate the earthquake data in every country that have occurred in the year. The European Strong Motion Database gives data. Tennessee on Google Earth The map above is a Landsat satellite image of Tennessee with County boundaries superimposed.

We have a more detailed satellite image of Tennessee without County boundaries. The Legend of Zoey is an amazing book for both children and adults.

It tells a fictionalized tale of the New Madrid earthquakes that formed Reelfoot Lake in western Tennessee, then called Chickasaw country. After reading this book, you will be compelled to find out more about the New Madrid earthquakes of /5(23).

The News & Observer of Raleigh reported, citing USGS data, which also said all five were small, between magnitude and The earthquake swarm hit in a small area about 25 miles (40 kilometers) southwest of Knoxville, Tennessee, near the North Carolina border.

They were likely too small to be felt by people in the area, the agency said. Earthquake Frequency in the New Madrid Seismic Zone. Earthquake occurrences in southeast Missouri are not rare. Four earthquakes measuring magnitude or greater occurred in the zone since (as of December 6, ).

Sixty-eight earthquakes that measured between Magnitude and Magnitude shook southeast Missouri from   The earthquake's measurement makes it the second-strongest in East Tennessee's recorded history and strongest to shake the region in decades.

The record is held by a earthquake near. Earthquake Information for Jackson, Tennessee. Jackson, TN has a low earthquake risk, with a total of 4 earthquakes since The USGS database shows that there is a % chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Jackson, TN within the next 50 years.

The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Jackson, TN was a Magnitude in The New Madrid Seismic Zone (/ ˈ m æ d r ɪ d /), sometimes called the New Madrid Fault Line, is a major seismic zone and a prolific source of intraplate earthquakes (earthquakes within a tectonic plate) in the southern and midwestern United States, stretching to the southwest from New Madrid, Missouri.

The New Madrid fault system was responsible for the –12 New Madrid earthquakes. The San Francisco earthquake, by comparison, was felt moderately over roug km 2 (6, sq mi). The New Madrid earthquakes were interpreted variously by American Indian tribes, but one consensus was universally accepted:.

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Information regarding earthquakes in Arkansas including types of faults magnitude and intensity scales, seismology, seismic waves, epicenters (New Madrid Seismic Zone and the Enola Swarms) and more. Arkansas Earthquake Archive Earthquake case studies.

Educational resources concerning earthquakes. Information on how to be prepared in case an earthquake. Memphis has a dense urban population near faults capable of producing major earthquakes.

A high probability of a moderate earthquake in the near future (e.g., a % probability of a magnitude or greater in the next 50 years), and relatively low regional attenuation (in other words, seismic waves do damage over a greater area in this region than for the same magnitude earthquake.

Earthquake Information for Obion County, Tennessee. Obion County, TN has a moderate earthquake risk, with a total of 3 earthquakes since The USGS database shows that there is a % chance of a major earthquake within 50km of. Two small earthquakes were recorded in East Tennessee on Thursday — one day after the region saw its strongest earthquake in 45 years.

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