A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Anthony in Kansas on Thursday. Event id: us10003nsv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003nsv. Exact location of event, longitude -97.9212 West, latitude 37.0393 North, depth = 9.12 km. The temblor was reported at 00:09:56 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.12 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 15/10/15 / 2015-10-15 05:09:56 / October 15, 2015 @ 5:09 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Haysville, Mulvane (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km SE of Anthony, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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