A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Caldwell in Kansas. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.074 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -97.71° West, 36.9368° North, depth 3.074 km. Global time and date of event 13/01/16 / 2016-01-13 15:44:07 / January 13, 2016 @ 3:44 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 09:44:07 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004e44. Id of event: us10004e44.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Derby, Haysville, Mulvane (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (39 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km SW of Caldwell, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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