Fault Lines In Missouri Map

The new madrid fault also called the new madrid seismic zone is actually a series of faults or fractures at a weak spot in the earths crust called the reelfoot rift. Upgrades that pay off. There has been much made of an earthquake in the recent past long the new madrid fault line as this was unexpected being in a quiescent area and thus raised all manner of questions regarding the possibility of massive earthquakes in areas presumed to be safe.