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Minor earthquake, 3.57 mag strikes near Haven in Kansas

Earthquake location 37.79546738S, -97.94736481WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.57 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Haven in Kansas. The temblor was reported at 20:09:02 / 8:09 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/19 / 2019-11-03 02:09:02 / November 3, 2019 @ 2:09 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -97.94736481 West, latitude 37.79546738 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: ok2019vnge. Event ids that are associated: ok2019vnge.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Hutchinson (c. 42 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Newton (c. 19 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from McPherson (c. 13 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Andover (c. 11 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wellington, Andover, Mulvane (min 5000 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km SW of Haven, Kansas.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.57 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.94736481° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.79546738° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km SW of Haven, Kansas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-03 02:09:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-03 02:13:37 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 6 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.262 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 198 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ok The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ok, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 45 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.5690549016 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.490214926 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 262.0141296 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ok2019vnge Id of event.
Event Code 2019vnge An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2019vnge, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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