A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Chapman in Kansas. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.81 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:44:51 / 9:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 21:44:51 / October 25, 2020 @ 9:44 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -96.9651 West, latitude 38.9253 North, depth = 11.81 km. Unique identifier: us6000cd2w. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cd2w.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (28 miles) from Manhattan (c. 52 300 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Salina (c. 47 700 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Junction City (c. 23 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Fort Riley North (c. 7 800 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Abilene (c. 6 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Salina, Manhattan, Fort Riley North (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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