Earthquakes in Kansas today. The earliest, and maybe the strongest, quake reported within the borders of Kansas' occurred April 24, 1867. The tremor was felt over an area of 300,000 square miles in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and maybe Ohio. The 1867 Manhattan earthquake struck Riley County, Kansas. Measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale. The earthquake's epicenter was by the town of Manhattan. Capital is Topeka and area 81,815 sq. miles. All information you need to know about Kansas. Find articles, news, videos, pictures, links and facts about Kansas.

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