A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Harper in Kansas. The temblor was detected at 01:43:31 / 1:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.9791° West, 37.3526° North. Global time and date of event 13/09/18 / 2018-09-13 07:43:31 / September 13, 2018 @ 7:43 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hdv1. Unique identifier: us2000hdv1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Hutchinson (c. 42 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hutchinson, Park City, Valley Center (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 8 km NNE of Harper, Kansas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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