A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Tuesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Caldwell in Kansas. The temblor was reported at 03:28:29 / 3:28 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 2.85 km (2 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-27 09:28:29 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -97.6663 West, latitude 37.0758 North, depth 2.85 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wichita, Ponca City, Derby.
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