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2015 Earthquake Frequency

Frequency chart of Kansas Earthquakes 2015; number of quakes per month.

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 28, 2015

Date: 01/28/2015, 11:58:18 PM
Latitude: 37.096
Longitude: -97.655
Depth (km): 5.0
Magnitude: 3.1
More info: usc000tjzr
Location: 8 km (5 mi) NNW of Caldwell, Kansas

Date: 01/28/2015, 9:33:27 PM
Latitude: 37.093
Longitude: -97.637
Depth (km): 5.0
Magnitude: 3.1
More info: usc000tjz2
Location: 7 km (4 mi) NNW of Caldwell, Kansas

Date: 01/28/2015, 11:42:03 AM
Latitude: 37.203
Longitude: -97.894
Depth (km): 5
Magnitude: 3.0
More info: usb000tizm
Location: 13 km (8 mi) ENE of Anthony, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 27, 2015

Date: 01/27/2015, 3:28:30 AM
Latitude: 37.076
Longitude: -97.666
Depth (km): 2.9
Magnitude: 2.8
More info: usb000tijy
Location: 7 km (4 mi) NW of Caldwell, Kansas

Date: 01/27/2015, 1:38:05 AM
Latitude: 37.073
Longitude: -97.656
Depth (km): 4.8
Magnitude: 3.4
More info: usb000tije
Location: 6 km (4 mi) NW of Caldwell, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 26, 2015

Date: 01/26/2015, 11:28:53 PM
Latitude: 37.082
Longitude: -97.665
Depth (km): 4.6
Magnitude: 3.1
More info: usb000tij0
Location: 7 km (4 mi) NW of Caldwell, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 24, 2015

Date: 01/24/2015, 7:35:09 PM
Latitude: 37.107
Longitude: -97.733
Depth (km): 5.2
Magnitude: 2.7
More info: usc000tivb
Location: 13 km (8 mi) NW of Caldwell, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 23, 2015

Date: 01/23/2015, 00:31:12 AM
Latitude: 37.096
Longitude: -97.643
Depth (km): 5.0
Magnitude: 2.1
More info: usc000tj07
Location: 7 km (4 mi) NNW of Caldwell, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 22, 2015

Date: 01/22/2015, 10:00:41 PM
Latitude: 37.079
Longitude: -97.650
Depth (km): 5.0
Magnitude: 3.7
More info: usc000tihz
Location: 6 km (4 mi) NW of Caldwell, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 19, 2015

Date: 01/19/2015, 10:10:49 PM
Latitude: 37.457
Longitude: -97.962
Depth (km): 6.5
Magnitude: 2.6
More info: usc000thdg
Location: 19 km (12 mi) NNE of Harper, Kansas

Date: 01/19/2015, 03:54:32 AM
Latitude: 37.188
Longitude: -97.885
Depth (km): 5
Magnitude: 3.9
More info: usc000th35
Location: 13 km (8 mi) ENE of Anthony, Kansas

Most Recent Earthquakes

Jan. 15, 2015

Date: 01/15/2015, 10:04:46 AM
Latitude: 37.050
Longitude: -97.899
Depth (km): 9.2
Magnitude: 2.9
More info: usc000tg1w
Location: 16 km (10 mi) SE of Anthony, Kansas

Date: 01/15/2015, 10:01:48 AM
Latitude: 37.205
Longitude: -97.592
Depth (km): 6.1
Magnitude: 2.7
More info: usc000tg73
Location: 19 km (12 mi) N of Caldwell, Kansas

2014 Earthquake Frequency

Frequency chart of Kansas Earthquakes 2014; number of quakes per month.

Sept. 8, 2014 Quakes

A research network of seismographs operated by KGS to explore the Wellington oil field detected two earthquakes on Monday, September 8, 2014, in Sumner County. A magnitude 3.4 earthquake occurred at 7:56 am local time, followed by a magnitude 3.1 at 10:23 am. The epicenters of these earthquakes were located approximately 9 mi south of Conway Springs. Local residents reported experiencing light shaking, and hearing dishes and windows rattle.

Seismic traces recorded by the KGS network during two earthquakes on Monday, September 8, 2014, in Sumner County.

Seismic traces for Sept. 8 events; click to view larger image.

The epicenters of the September 8, 2014, earthquakes (black circles) were located approximately 9 mi south of Conway Springs.

Quakes located in west-central Sumner County in south-central Kansas; click to view larger image.

2013 Earthquake Frequency

Frequency chart of Kansas Earthquakes 2013; number of quakes per month.