A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Hope in Kansas. Global time and date of event 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 06:08:55 / October 26, 2020 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:08:55 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.0384 West, latitude 38.7355 North, depth = 5 km. Unique identifier: us6000cd6r. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cd6r.
Event epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Manhattan (c. 52 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Salina (c. 47 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Junction City (c. 23 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from McPherson (c. 13 200 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Fort Riley North (c. 7 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was McPherson, Manhattan, Salina (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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