AKEMAN CROSSROAD, TN. (THECOUNT) — The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded two earthquakes in Tennessee early Wednesday.

The first occurred at about 3:15a.m. and was reported to be a magnitude 4.4.


The second was recorded at about 3:30a.m. and was a magnitude 3.3.

According to the USGS Intensity map, as of 3:45a.m., more than 2000 people reported feeling the earthquakes across Tennessee, North Carolina, Alabama, and Georgia. source

Some people reported feeling weak shaking in areas of Middle Tennessee, like Hendersonville, Cookeville, and Murfreesboro.

Akeman Crossroad, Tennessee, United States
1.7 km (1.1 mi) NW Population: –
Athens, Tennessee, United States
23.2 km (14.4 mi) SE Population: 13688
Crossville, Tennessee, United States
45.3 km (28.1 mi) NW Population: 11411
Cleveland, Tennessee, United States
52 km (32.3 mi) SSW Population: 43898
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
194.5 km (120.9 mi) WNW Population: 530852