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Minor earthquake 3.3 mag, 28 km SW of Pratt, Kansas



Earthquake location 37.4409S, -98.9383WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (mg/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Pratt in Kansas. The temblor was reported at 10:11:40 / 10:11 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time of event 23/05/15 / 2015-05-23 15:11:40 / May 23, 2015 @ 3:11 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -98.9383 West, latitude 37.4409 North, depth 5 km, unique identifier, us10002bu6. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us10002bu6,.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Pratt (c. 6 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pratt.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -98.9383° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.4409° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 28km SW of Pratt, Kansas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-23 15:11:40 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-23 15:21:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -300 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 168 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.728 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.5 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 153 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us10002bu6 Id of event.
Event Code 10002bu6 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10002bu6, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

1 Comment

  1. David Kiehl

    Felt the Quake in Wichita KS. It was like a truck hit the house. One big push from west to east

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