Small Earthquake Reported in Cape Girardeau Monday

Small Earthquake Reported in Cape Girardeau Monday

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (WRXX) – The US Geologic Survey (USGS) reported a small earthquake was registered early Monday morning in Cape Girardeau.

According to the USGS, a magnitude 2.0 earthquake was recorded at 2:50 a.m. The epicenter was east of a dentist’s office east of West Park Mall, at a depth of approximately 1.24 miles.

Some people reported hearing what sounded like an explosion with light shaking at the time.

At least four people in Cape Girardeau reported feeling the quake.

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