A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Harper in Kansas on Thursday. Unique identifier: us20009p1d. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009p1d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 22/06/17 / 2017-06-22 12:44:51 / June 22, 2017 @ 12:44 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -97.9783 West, latitude 37.2265 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was reported at 06:44:51 / 6:44 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Park City, Valley Center, Arkansas City (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Park City (c. 7 300 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km SSE of Harper, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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