2.1 magnitude earthquake reported near Booneville

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BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WJTV)- An earthquake was reported near Booneville in Prentiss County Saturday evening around 5 p.m.

According to United States Geological Survey, the earthquake was categorized as a weak M 2.1.

This is Mississippi’s first earthquake of the year.

In 2019 there were three: Hollandale (3.7), Madison (2.8) and Booneville (2.3)

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