A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Mankato in Kansas. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -98.1107° West, latitude 39.7663° North, depth = 5 km. Unique identifier: us20009lxc. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009lxc. The temblor was reported at 05:18:34 / 5:18 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/06/17 / 2017-06-12 11:18:34 / June 12, 2017 @ 11:18 am UTC/GMT.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Concordia. The epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Concordia (c. 5 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 8 km ESE of Mankato, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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