A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Harper in Kansas. Exact location, longitude -98.1268° West, latitude 37.3373° North, depth = 8.43 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.43 km (5 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/10/17 / 2017-10-11 23:29:06 / October 11, 2017 @ 11:29 pm. Unique identifier: us1000aqj1. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000aqj1. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:29:06 / 5:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wichita, Mulvane, Derby. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Pratt (c. 6 800 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 10 km WNW of Harper, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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