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4.5 quake 3.9 mi southwest of Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA, 2020-01-19 13:08:41 -06:00

Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
4.5 quake 3.9 mi southwest of Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA, 2020-01-19 13:08:41 -06:00
4.5 quake 3.9 mi southwest of Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA, 2020-01-19 13:08:41 -06:00

Earthquake data (USGS)

More infoDate & Time: Sun, 19 Jan 19:08:41 GMT -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-19 13:08:41 -06:00
Hypocenter depth: 5.0 km
Magnitude: 4.5

Latest user reports about this quake:

  • Hutchinson Ks: The worst yet. Strong shaking, cracks in basement flooor and outside foundation. Strong shaking. (Strong shaking (MMI VI))
  • Rural Nelson, Nebraska in Nuckolls County: Was sitting in recliner and felt it gently vibrating, looked over at the lamp on an end table and t (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Wichita: Over here on rock rd felt it yesterday it shook the apartment pretty hard no broken window lucky us if it happend in hutch and not only felt but saw it i can only imagine.. (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • near Marysville, Kansas: Worked all night, laid down about 1:15 for a nap before the Chiefs game. Bed shook and ceiling fan moved on 2nd floor. Know one downstairs felt it. (Weak shaking (MMI III))
  • Pittsburg: Shook the couch... (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Cottonwood Falls: I didn't feel anything. But I heard two explosions about 5 minutes apart. (not felt)
  • Wichita: Was sitting in my recliner around afternoon time and saw all the stained glass (Strong shaking (MMI VI))
  • South Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas: worse one we have felt-very strong shaking seemed 15 seconds or more, windows rattled, drawers opened, pictures ascew, hard to stand during shaking. Not sure if cracks are larger or not? (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Wichita, Ks: It just barely shook everything in my house (Weak shaking (MMI III))
  • Kansas City, KS. Wyandotte County.: My elevated bed sways slightly and vibrates during earthquake tremors and aftershocks. Met up with friends later to watch the Chiefs (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Atchison: Herd ground rumble (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Hays: Felt the bed shaking and thought it was my neighbor, but then saw objects on the dresser rocking back and forth (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Abbyville, KS 67510: It was strong , but very quick. Not like some of the past. The electrical went out at exactly the same time that it was gelt (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • I was sitting on my couch all the sudden my w hole: My hole house shook it knock of the couch I though I was dying (Very strong shaking (MMI VII))
  • McPherson Kansas: Was on the toilet and it even shook. Was crazy. (not felt)
  • Wichita, Kansas West side: Soft creaking noises in structure of 100 yr. old house, sofa vibrated slightly for about 7-8 seconds, then lighter vibrations lasting another 10 seconds or so. We get heavy truck traffic on our road; it was similar to that but lasted longer. (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Salina,Ks: House was shaking. Thought it was cat moving about on couch next to me, but cat wasn't moving. (Weak shaking (MMI III))
  • Salina, KS: I felt a wave across the floor and my chair shook. I did not hear our China cupboard rattle which was unusual. (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Americus: I was laying in bed and my dresser that has hung up jewelry on it started shaking so I heard it, then i felt it. It wasn’t bad though (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Emporia: Sitting upstairs at home and the house started shaking pretty substantially for a good few seconds. I was certainly alarmed but not too concerned when the shaking did not get any worse. (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Hutchinson, KS: I was driving and I thought I ran over something. When I got to Mom's, she was shaken up as things fell off of things, some broke, stereo doors opened. She said it was the worst she's ever felt. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • 1423 Genesis Dr. McPherson, KS: Was very short time period but the apartment moved. It was like a wave had move over the building. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Brookville Kansas: Couch shook as well as plants (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • North end of Hutchinson Kansas.: Loud boom and rumbling. Displeased some items in house. Shaking was strong. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Hiawatha: Glass cupboard doors rattled and plants were shaking (not felt)
  • Pfizer. McPherson: I thought something struck the building and shook the wall. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Wichita: Felt this more (Weak shaking (MMI III))
  • Salina ks: Upstairs sitting on bed (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Clay Center, KS: Mild shake lasting about 4 seconds. (Weak shaking (MMI III))
  • Marriott Wichita: Felt a small vibration/movement (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • N.Hutchinson: First time I felt an earthquake we were in our garage and stuff fell off the walls and you can see the whole building sway. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Sedgwick, Harvey County, KS: Shook bed frame, ceiling fan swayed. It was about 15 seconds. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • McPherson Ks: Quick but shook entire house. Knocked over couple of loose items. Silenced all the dogs in the neighborhood for moments. Cat ran away from house, my dog ran back to the house from the yard. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • South Hutchinson, KS: A lot of things fell off shelves, light fixtures swinging, dog barking with high anxiety, & myself suffered high anxiety because of severe PTSD. I'm begging for these earthquakes to STOP!! If fracking is the reason, PLEASE STOP!! Mother Nature is angry!! (Strong shaking (MMI VI))
  • Halstead kansas: Sitting on the couch , couch moving and hearing low rumble (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Manhattan ks: I was sitting in the couch and the whole apartment shook! (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Hutchinson: Was inside Hutch High school gymnasium. The floor was shaking side to side. The basketball goals were moving side to side (Strong shaking (MMI VI))
  • manhattan ks in: Indoor, felt like someone walked on the roof one or two steps. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Wichita Ks: Tlove Spartacus Cleopatra felt slight shake but we live in great foundation no damage here stay safe ALWAYS HAVE A PLAN (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Mariano Mesa, 15 mi North East of Quemado, NM: Gurl dawg jumped up from nap to stare out window - gave one ruff & kept looking for disturbance for a few minutes. (not felt)
  • Goddard, house: Felt like went east to west (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • North Hendricks, Hutchinson, KS: Jolt, then shaking for a few seconds. No apparent damage. (Moderate shaking (MMI V))
  • Derby, KS: Felt my parked car shake like it was windy, but no wind was blowing. (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Candlewood Suites, Salina, Kansas: I was sitting in my office chair and could feel the vibration. (Very weak shaking (MMI II))
  • Manhattan, KS: At 1:10 pm my chair and house began to shake. My cat was sleeping and was startled awakened and sat straight up. It lasted approximately 10 seconds. (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Hutchinson Kansas: Items fell of the shelves and picture fell and animals went crazy. Food on my floor. Felt like it lifted my house and dropped down. (Very strong shaking (MMI VII))
  • 2819 Laurence Drive Milford Kansas 66514: Both my cats and I felt the house shake. You could hear everything on the walls shake and it slightly moved things on shelves and fireplace mantel. Some wall decoration was also slightly moved (crooked) afterwards. (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • Derby, ks: Felt like a bit heavier animal jumped onto the couch (Weak shaking (MMI III))
  • Adams & 10th Hutchinson, KS 67501: Am I in So. California (Light shaking (MMI IV))
  • 67207: The walls cracked and I could hear the floor creak. At first, I thought someone was jumping in the house. (Weak shaking (MMI III))
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