A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Harper in Kansas. Event id: us20009ntg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009ntg. Exact location of event, longitude -98.1189 West, latitude 37.2654 North, depth = 3.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/17 / 2017-06-20 22:14:57 / June 20, 2017 @ 10:14 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:14:57 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.9 km (2 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 75 km (47 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Pratt (c. 6 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haysville, Pratt, Wellington (min 5000 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
Questions or comments?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km WSW of Harper, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.