A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Anthony in Kansas. The temblor was reported at 18:46:16 / 6:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.55 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 5.55 km, -97.9022° West, 37.0469° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/10/15 / 2015-10-11 23:46:16 / October 11, 2015 @ 11:46 pm. Unique identifier: us10003mwn. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003mwn.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Derby, Arkansas City, Haysville (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 72 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).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 16 km SE of Anthony, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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