KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – An earthquake registering at 2.2 magnitude rumbled the ground west of Maryville late Wednesday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake was recorded at 10:44 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14. A preliminary report for Wednesday’s quake locates the epicenter as 2.5 miles west of Maryville, or roughly 5 miles south of McGee Tyson Airport along W. Lamar Alexander Parkway.
The quake depth is reported as 8.1 km, or about 5 miles below the surface.
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