A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Caldwell in Kansas on Friday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:32:40 / 12:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.89 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3607 West, latitude 37.0556 North, depth = 5.89 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/19 / 2019-01-25 18:32:40 / January 25, 2019 @ 6:32 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000j8x4. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000j8x4.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Park City, Augusta, Andover. Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 38 km (24 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 three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy 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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