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Small earthquake reported in New Madrid County

Updated: 2014-01-31T16:50:52Z

The Associated Press

— A micro earthquake has rattled parts of New Madrid County in southeast Missouri.

KFVS-TV that an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 happened just after 6 a.m. Friday.

The quake was measured by the Cooperative New Madrid Seismic Network and was about seven miles southwest of New Madrid and nine miles from Portageville.

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