A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Anthony in Kansas on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 00:23:24 / 12:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event id: us2000haw4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000haw4. Exact location of event, longitude -97.773 West, latitude 37.2041 North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 06:23:24 / September 8, 2018 @ 6:23 am.
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 Ponca City, Andover, Valley Center. Epicenter of the event was 67 km (41 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop).
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 six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 23 km ENE of Anthony, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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