A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Anthony in Kansas on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/08/15 / 2015-08-20 13:17:55 / August 20, 2015 @ 1:17 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.94 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.9096 West, latitude 37.0504 North, depth = 7.94 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100033nu. Id of event: us100033nu. The temblor was detected at 08:17:55 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Derby, Arkansas City, Haysville (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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