A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Caldwell in Kansas. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 04:37:02 / October 30, 2015 @ 4:37 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: us200040mu. Ids that are associated to the event: us200040mu. The temblor was reported at 23:37:02 / 11:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.6095° West, 37.1512° North.
Epicenter of the event was 65 km (40 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Andover (c. 11 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Augusta, Valley Center, Park City (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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