Comments Off on Earthquake near Willis and Harrison, Arkansas – June 11, 2017
Update 15:17 UTC: Focal mechanism of this earthquake. Do beach balls looks like Chinese or Latin to you, check this article “Understanding Beach Balls“
Update 15:15 UTC: USGS updated the Magnitude again to M3.6 at a depth of 5.1 km
Update 13:08 UTC: USGS has updated the Magnitude of the earthquake to M3.2 at a depth of 6 km only (the reason why people have felt it relatively strong close to the epicenter)
Update 13:05 UTC: Below the seismogram of this earthquake
Update 13:02 UTC: Are you one of the people who felt the shaking of this earthquake. If Yes, please let us know what you experienced by filling up the I FELT IT form behind the earthquake or at the bottom of this page. Thank you for your cooperation.
Update 12:59 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, earthquake-report.com does expect maybe some slight damage like cracks in walls, fallen tiles, etc.
Willis, Arkansas, 0.3 km (0.2 mi) Harrison, Arkansas, 19.5 km (12.1 mi) Population: 12,943 Branson, Missouri, 36.0 km (22.4 mi) Population: 10,520 Mountain Home, Arkansas, 54.4 km (33.8 mi) Population: 12,448
Most important Earthquake Data:
Magnitude : 4
Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2017-06-11 07:40:26
GMT/UTC Time : 2017-06-11 12:40:26
Depth (Hypocenter) : 12.59 km
Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below.
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Eureka Springs – Heard rumbling first, sounded kind of like rolling thunder then mild shaking
BLUE EYE – Laying in bed, heard what I thought might have been someone blasting to build a new home sight…house shook…continued to shake for what seemed about 10 seconds
Alpena, AR – We woke up to the house shaking pretty hard and pictures rattling almost off the wall. I thought a truck had driven through our basement wall or something! Lasted for probably 1-2 minutes?
Blue Eye, Missouri – Rumbling like thunder or maybe a blast and then shaking for about 10 seconds
Bergman – felt like an explosion wave. a strong shaking that traveled through my bedroom and out the wall. Shook the chair I was sitting on and there was a loud rumbling noise as of a slight avalanche
Everton, AR near Harrison – Woken up from a deep sleep. No damage that I’ve seen yet, but I’m still half asleep. Not sure how long it lasted except that it felt much longer than any other I have experienced here. It was about 7:45 a.m.
Eureka Springs, AR, USA – Heard rumbling first, like rolling thunder, then mild shaking. Lasted about 5 seconds including sound.
Omaha – No damage. Rumbling woke some up.
Omaha – Lasted about 10 Seconds. Sounded like an explosion.House shook, windows vibrated.
Batavia – 40 to 50 seconds of trimmer vibration shaking. No property damage. I felt trimmers like this many years ago, so I knew it was an earthquake. I don,t live far from the epic center of this quake ,Willis,Arkansas Thank you for your reports. Phil Rackley
Yellville AR – We heard a loud rumbling sound not unlike a sonic boom. Entire house shook for five seconds.
Hollister – Deep rumble sound lasted about 10 seconds, seemed to engulf everything.like all moved in unison, or quivered rather than spasmic.almost like a train run under you very deep. By Table Rock Dam.
Harrison – Heard a loud bang, then shook the floor. Lasted several seconds. We thought it might be a car accident outside but there was nothing
Berryville – Felt the floor vibrating under my feet. Windows started rattling. Lasted long enough for me to realize it was actually an earthquake and not just my washing machine.
HARRISON ARK – LOUD BOOM STRONG SHAKE LASTED 2 SECONDS
Protem, Mo – Just heard a roaring/rumbling sound. Some pans rattling. Didn’t last very long, maybe a minute or two. No damage that i know of.wasn’t for sure what it was. Thought maybe military plane at first. Went outside and heard rumbling sound toward south west.
Norfork – Felt the house start shaking, shook me in my chair and could hear the house shaking. Lasted maybe 4 seconds.
Eureka Springs AR – 7:37 a.m. felt the tremor, thought maybe it was a truck on the county road but no. Pronounced shaking. Got my attention.
Reeds Spring – Slight boom followed by low level rumbling. Windows shook twice. About 2 seconds each time.
Harrison – My 1 year old son was walking between me and our front door and we heard a loud BOOM, followed by rumbling and then shaking for about 10 to 15 seconds. My son panicked and couldn’t get into my arms fast enough. No property damage. Definitely freaked us out though.
Mountain hometo – I thought a heavy truck was going past my house. It was more of a heavy vibrating or heavy base on a boom box and it was gone in 10 seconds.
Mt Judea – Heard a low rumbling sound that lasted a few seconds, sounded almost like a rumble from a gas hot water tank coming on, then it slowly faded. No shaking felt, no damage.
Bradleyville – Floor shook under our feet.Heard the rumble. Fish bowl water disturbed. Lasted maybe 10- 15 seconds.
Eureka springs – Rumbling noise for about 10 seconds then mild shaking. About 20 seconds total
Harrison, Arkansas – We herd a loud explosion sound followed by our whole home shaking and moving. It felt like our home was going to collapse. Nothing fell off the walls. But it shook hard enough to shake the home.
Diamond City, Arkansas – Sounded like a large explosion. Shaking lasted for several seconds. House shook and things rattled.
Branson – It felt like someone backed into my house. It seemed like there was one rumble and then another rumble, but then it quit, so I dismissed it and continued doing what I was doing. I got on Facebook and my friends felt what I felt and that’s when I realized it was an earthquake.
Harrison – I was standing outside on my deck when I felt the shake and herd a boom and seen the concussion move through the air. I have never seen the concussion of a earthquake move through the air before.
Harrison AR. – Was sleeping my buddies whole property shook woke me up in a heartbeat I thought it was an explosion
Diamond City – Explosion like sound, Loud rumble, ground vibrated
Pine Mountain – Sounded like a train passing…lasted for approx. 10 sec….no ripple onBull Shoals lake water or trees shaking…no immediate internal damage observed after cursory inspection.
Ridgedale, MO – Felt like a large airplane was flying low or a large truck passing close to the house. Heard a rumble, house shook for about 15 seconds.
Hollister, MO – Felt like large truck outside or thunder rumble for several minutes. When it started my dog began to growl for no reason.
Alpena ark – Loud noise sounded like a plane but then we felt the shaking lasted about a minute.
Nixa, MO – Low rumbling and vibration for 20 seconds…glass shelves making vibration noise
Omaha, AR – Was walking by my window when I heard the window vibrate, and also heard a loud rumble. Thought it was maybe a low flying airplane. Heard later it was an earthquake. No damage that I know of.
Harrison – Appx 5/10 seconds of shaking and noise like a sonic boom, knocked a picture off my wall. I live 1/2 mile south of Bergman.
Harrison – Boom and shaking on third floor of hospital, made my bed rock and then shake for approx 10 seconds. Felt like someone drove a truck into bottom floor of building
Harrison – No property damage but the house shook for about 5 seconds and it sounded like a bomb went off.
HARRISON – Was at work hotel) felt a very small shaking on the ground. Then felt a very strong vibration. (The building is three story poured concrete building.) I could feel and hear the waves as the traveled UP through the building. Then felt the waves slowly die out. Several guest reported feeling the quake.
Jasper – I heard more than felt the earthquake. Thought it was thunder at first but it kept rumbling and I realized it was probably an earthquake. Lasted probably 30 seconds.
Harrison – Lasted about 15 seconds. Shook house. Sounded like thunder. Shook pictures on walls. Very loud. Scary.
Omaha – Heard Rumbling, Then house/windows shake. Lasted about 10 seconds.I don’t see any property damage yet.
Branson West – Tools on my workshop were rattling around For 5-10 seconds
Kirbyville – It sounded to me like a piece of big rig construction equipment or the most horrendous thunder I’ve heard. It seemed to last almost a minute or so. The entire house shook. It was very loud.
Peel Arkansas – Sounded like construction or a big truck nearby. Was in hammock and didn’t feel any shaking
Harrison Arkansas – We heard a loud rumbling boom…sort of rolling….sounding like thunder. The walls creaked…and I felt a movement of the floor albeit slight but I was barefooted at the time. The first ‘boom’ noise was only 5 seconds…the rolling thunder noise about 20 more seconds. Everything in the room trembled. We are north side of the city of Harrison AR.
Norfork – Heard rumbling noise and then my house made 2 loud pop noises. Lasted about 10 seconds.
BRANSON – I NOTICED MY VASES WERE TAPPING LIGHTLY EACH OTHER FOR NO REASON, HEARD THE NOISE DID NOT FEEL IT.
Blue Eye – I have never heard rumbling that loud or long before. Windows rattled briefly.
Lead Hill – About 20 second duration. Loud bank with window and wall shaking. No visible property or structure damage. We are located less than four miles from Willis, the indicated epicenter.
Harriet – I live in a 3500sqft 2story home,it shook like a bad unbalanced washing machine.
Omaha – Omaha AR-I was standing in the kitchen. The whole house shook about 10 seconds. I thought that it is was an earthquake – very loud.
Omaha, AR 72662 – I was sitting on the front porch with my spouse when a sudden explosion like sound was followed with about five seconds of the building rattling fairly loud. Some slight rumbling was noticed following the vibrations. No visible damage to the property has been noticed.
St. Joe, AR – Loud boom followed by light shaking for about 10 seconds
Branson – It sounded like a helicopter was trying to land outside and our one level slab on grade house, all brick, slightly vibrated. The sound was more alarming than anything.
Harrison – My wife and I were watching TV waiting for the Sunday news programs when we heard a sound like an explosion and simultaneously the house shook.. It definitely sounded like a gasoline explosion and nearby, but saw nothing out of ordinary.
Branson – Woke up to a rumble. Shaking was not perceptible. Sounded like a jet was flying over.
Mountain Home, AR – Heard a crack of house then vibrating floor for 10 secs.
Kissee Mills – Unlike the large Oklahoma earthquake, which shook the houses several seconds, this one started with a loud distant rumbling getting louder very quickly and then a short jolt of shaking. Probably 10 seconds through the whole thing. None of my lights were swinging this time, just some shaking of things on the shelf.
Bradleyville – It did not last very long. Dishes in cabinets shook, my plants vibrated. I was on the top floor and could feel the vibration under my feet. I was pouring a cup of coffee.
Bergman – Sounded like an explosion, then rumbling followed by shaking and rolling. Very strong movement! Rattled and shook the entire house.
Springfield – 10-15 seconds of low grade rumbling. I thought it was thunder or our air conditioning kicking on. There was no shaking, just a very low pitched rumble.
Harrison – Woke me up.
Monarch, AR – Heard what sounded like a plane, but knew it wasn’t a plane when I noticed the lamp shaking. Lasted about 10 seconds.
Nixa MO – Heard and felt rattling for about 10-15 seconds. Reminded me of when Military helicopter flies over the house and everything rattles for a few seconds
Jasper Arkansas – While drinking coffee, we experienced a mild but very definite shake of our building, lasting less than two seconds. No damage.