Earthquake Report
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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EARTHQUAKE REPORT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
142 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

AN EARTHQUAKE HAS BEEN FELT MODERATELY BY A NUMBER OF PEOPLE IN
THE SOUTHERN ILLINOIS, WESTERN KENTUCKY, AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI
AREAS. NO DAMAGE OR INJURIES HAVE BEEN REPORTED YET.

THE EARTHQUAKE OCCURRED AT 1:12 AM CDT AND WAS CENTERED 8.7 MILES
NORTH NORTHWEST OF LACENTER KENTUCKY. THE RICHTER SCALE MAGNITUDE
WAS 3.5 AND THE EPICENTER WAS 8.5 MILES DEEP.

INFORMATION RELEASED IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY. UPDATES WILL
BE PROVIDED AS MORE INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE FROM THE
NATIONAL EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION CENTER IN GOLDEN COLORADO.

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JP/CW



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