A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from South Hutchinson in Kansas on Sunday. Event id: us60007att. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007att. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.63 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.9697 West, latitude 38.0197 North, depth = 4.63 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:08:41 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/01/20 / 2020-01-19 19:08:41 / January 19, 2020 @ 7:08 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 6 km (4 miles) from Hutchinson (c. 42 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Newton (c. 19 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Great Bend (c. 16 000 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from McPherson (c. 13 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Augusta, Mulvane, Derby (min 5000 pop).
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km WSW of South Hutchinson, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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