A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Beloit in Kansas. The temblor was picked up at 21:02:38 / 9:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event id: us70005r7g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005r7g. Exact location of earthquake, -97.9865° West, 39.5841° North, depth 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 03:02:38 / October 6, 2019 @ 3:02 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Concordia. The epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Concordia (c. 5 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km NE of Beloit, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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