Earthquake history of Wisconsin

Earthquake Information Bulletin (USGS)


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Only one earthquake of intensity V on the Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale (MM) or greater has occurred within Wisconsin during historic times. Some shocks originating in Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and Canada have been felt. 

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Earthquake history of Wisconsin
Series title Earthquake Information Bulletin (USGS)
Volume 10
Issue 3
Year Published 1978
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Description 4 p.
First page 100
Last page 103
Country United States
State Wisconsin
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