A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from South Hutchinson in Kansas. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2019vnge, us700062gb. Id of event: us700062gb. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.9764° West, 38.0358° North. Global time and date of event 03/11/19 / 2019-11-03 02:08:57 / November 3, 2019 @ 2:08 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:08:57 / 8:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 5 km (3 miles) from Hutchinson (c. 42 100 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Newton (c. 19 100 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Great Bend (c. 16 000 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from McPherson (c. 13 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pratt, Great Bend, Haysville (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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