Minor earthquake rumbles south Kansas

03/12/2014 9:21 AM

03/12/2014 9:21 AM

A minor earthquake struck in Harper County early Wednesday morning.

The earthquake, which occurred at 4:50 a.m., measured 3.4 on the Richter scale and was centered 14 miles east-northeast of Anthony, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The independent website Earthquake-Report.com listed the quake as 5.01 kilometers deep.

Harper County is southwest of Wichita on the Oklahoma border.

The quake occurred in a rural area, and no damage or injuries have been reported.


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