A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Mankato in Kansas. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009m3y. Id of event: us20009m3y. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 09:40:37 / June 13, 2017 @ 9:40 am. Exact location of event, longitude -98.1805 West, latitude 39.7435 North, depth = 5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:40:37 / 3:40 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Concordia (c. 5 400 pop). Nearby 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.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 5 km SSE of Mankato, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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