A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Caldwell in Kansas on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.707 West, latitude 36.9642 North, depth = 3.13 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:03:48 / 10:03 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/10/17 / 2017-10-21 16:03:48 / October 21, 2017 @ 4:03 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000av8b. Unique identifier: us1000av8b. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.13 km (2 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 65 km (40 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Derby, Haysville, Winfield (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 11 km SW of Caldwell, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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