Panel #59 Mississippi Riverwalk
—Mile 873.0 AHP —A tremendous earthquake struck this region on December 16, 1811, beginning a three-month series of violent quakes that devastated over 40,000 square miles. Named for the largest settlement in the region, the New Madrid earthquakes altered local geography, changed the Mississippi's course and created Reelfoot Lake.
|Placed By||Mississippi Riverwalk|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at 1:02pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 767976 N 3893580|
|Decimal Degrees||35.14946667, -90.05840000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 8.968', W 90° 3.504'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 8' 58.08" N, 90° 3' 30.24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 25 Riverside Dr, Memphis TN 38103, US|
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