A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Ashland in Kansas on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 18:33:10 / January 21, 2020 @ 6:33 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:33:10 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -99.86885071° West, 37.00357437° North, depth 2.31381917 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.31381917 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2020blyu. Unique identifier: ok2020blyu.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Woodward (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 22 km SSW of Ashland, Kansas.
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