A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Caldwell in Kansas on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 00:44:43 / 12:44 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.356091261 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ok2019sfsq. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019sfsq. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/09/19 / 2019-09-17 06:44:43 / September 17, 2019 @ 6:44 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.47645569 West, latitude 36.92028046 North, depth = 2.356091261 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (43 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 56 km (34 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Haysville, Perry, Derby.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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