A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Cottonwood Falls in Kansas. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 07:37:27 / September 16, 2019 @ 7:37 am. Exact location of earthquake, -96.7319° West, 38.4779° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:37:27 / 1:37 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005gxf. Unique identifier: us70005gxf.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Salina, McPherson, Manhattan. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Manhattan (c. 52 300 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Salina (c. 47 700 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Emporia (c. 24 900 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Junction City (c. 23 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Newton (c. 19 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from McPherson (c. 13 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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