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Minor earthquake, 3 mag was detected near Anthony in Kansas



Earthquake location 37.0576S, -97.887WA minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Anthony in Kansas on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 10/02/16 / 2016-02-10 20:57:35 / February 10, 2016 @ 8:57 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004zdc. Id of event: us20004zdc. Exact location of earthquake, -97.887° West, 37.0576° North, depth 5 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:57:35 / 2:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Derby, Arkansas City, Enid (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 74 km (46 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 16 km SE of Anthony, Kansas.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.887° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.0576° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 16km SE of Anthony, Kansas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-02-10 20:57:35 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-02-10 21:16:21 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 139 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.098 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.26 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 50 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us20004zdc Id of event.
Event Code 20004zdc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20004zdc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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