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November 30, 1996 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
A moderate earthquake in northeast Arkansas shook people in three states. Authorities reported no injuries and no damages immediately following the estimated 4.3 magnitude tremor. The earthquake awoke people in Arkansas, Missouri and Tennessee, reportedly shaking buildings and furniture. A scientist for the U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center said the temblor struck at 11:41 p.m. with an apparent epicenter at Blytheville.
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November 30, 1996 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
A moderate earthquake in northeast Arkansas shook people in three states. Authorities reported no injuries and no damages immediately following the estimated 4.3 magnitude tremor. The earthquake awoke people in Arkansas, Missouri and Tennessee, reportedly shaking buildings and furniture. A scientist for the U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center said the temblor struck at 11:41 p.m. with an apparent epicenter at Blytheville.
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November 14, 2011 | By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times
Geophysicist Katie Keranen was burying a seismometer on a farm in what is supposed to be tornado, not earthquake, country when a trio of figures came striding across the misty cow pasture, all dressed in camouflage. Ashley Gilbreth, 33, and her two children had been hunting when yet another earthquake hit, a magnitude 3.6 temblor accompanied by a thunderous boom. Bowdie Gilbreth, 13, whose school was closed this day for quake-induced ceiling repairs, had been perched in a deer stand 17 feet high in the trees.
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