A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Eastborough in Kansas. Exact location of event, longitude -97.2328 West, latitude 37.7147 North, depth = 5 km. Event id: us7000dj9j. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dj9j. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:29:36 / 11:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/21 / 2021-03-14 11:29:36 / March 14, 2021 @ 11:29 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
The epicenter was 10 km (6 miles) from Wichita (c. 382 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hutchinson (c. 42 100 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Newton (c. 19 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from McPherson (c. 13 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was McPherson, Arkansas City, Hutchinson. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km NE of Eastborough, Kansas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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