1812 : New Madrid Earthquake Felt in Michigan

February 7, 2018 all-day

The New Madrid earthquake, centered in New Madrid, Missouri, was felt in Michigan and all along the East Coast.

For more information, see New Madrid Earthquakes 1811-1812 wikipedia entry.

What’s It Like to Live on the New Madrid Fault? Donald Bradley, “New Madrid quake disaster was exactly 200 years ago”, Kansas City Star, February 7, 2012.

More anecdotes from the City of New Madrid.

Zlati Meyer, “Detroiters felt the famed New Madrid quakes in Missouri”, Detroit Free Press, January 31, 2015.