Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 6 Km NNE of Hope, Kansas, USA, on 26 Oct 1:08 am (GMT -5) -

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 6 Km NNE of Hope, Kansas, USA, on 26 Oct 1:08 am (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

26 Oct 06:38 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 30 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2020 06:08:55 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 26 Oct 1:08 am (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.0
Profondeur: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7355°N / 97.0384°W (Kansas, États-Unis)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km NNE de Hope (Dickinson County) (pop: 344)
10 km SW de Woodbine (pop: 171)
11 km NW de Herington (Morris County) (pop: 2,400)
16 km N de Ramona (Marion County) (pop: 179)
20 km SSE de Enterprise (pop: 820)
37 km SSW de Junction City (pop: 24,600)
119 km NNE de Wichita (pop: 390,000)
240 km NNW de Bartlesville (Washington County, Oklahoma) (pop: 36,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds -1.6°C (29 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 4 m/s (9 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.05 km6 Km NNE of Hope, Kansas, USAUSGS
M 3.05 km37 Km SSW of Junction City, USAEMSC

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Outside of Herinton, Kansas / not felt : I woke up to a very loud sound a little after 1am. It sounded like two trains collided. Or an explosion. I didn't feel any movement. | One user found this interesting.
Cumberland, MD / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
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