Update 09:15 UTC : A viewer of the KAKE TV station send a picture of a ceiling crack to the station. Damage like this is exactly what we expected.
Update 08:07 UTC : Earthquake-Report.com does not exclude slight damage like cracks in walls in an area of 10 km 7 miles around the epicenter.
Most important Earthquake Data:
Magnitude : 4.7
Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2015-11-19 01:42:12
GMT/UTC Time : 2015-11-19 07:42:12
Depth (Hypocenter) : 10 km
Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below.
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Carrier – Couldn’t walk straight. Lasted about 1 minute. Pictures and things on shelves shaking and moving positions. Shook glasses and liquids in them. Lots of noise from the house and sounded like the wind outside picked up during it as well which seems odd to me.
Norman, OK – Felt a little movement through my chair. Could see the big screen t.v. jiggle slightly for a few seconds.
forgan – I heard some shaking starting. First time it has ever happened here.
Higginsville – Very light, was woken up, but unsure what was causing shaking at first.
liberal, KS – Toilet was shaking
andover,kansas – First time ever feeling an earthquake. It shook the house and rattled it. It fel like like it was strong. It shook me. Crazy
Midwest City, OK – Approximately 1:43 AM. Felt strong shaking, rattling of windows. Lasted about 15 – 30 seconds.
Hutchinson kansas – The last time I was told Kansas felt an earthquake I was a little surprised it barely felt like a train passing a nearby house I slept through it. This time it was like a poltergeist lol my bed shaking doors rattled and I was very disturbed!
Wichita, Ks – About 1:45AM shook my bed and woke us up. Strongest that I’ve felt yet.
Junction City – small shake lasted less the 5 seconds.
Wichita – I could hear small items on shelves rattling around and gglass rattling, it also woke up my 4 yr old.
Sedgwick, kansas – Shook ceiling light, tv, items on shelves.
Midway,Kansas – No damage were in at I felt a lot out here this one seem to be the strongest I felt
Dodge City – Felt it in dodge city. No damage, very strange feeling. First earthquake I’ve ever felt.
Hutchinson – We were watching tv and at first it kind of sounds like a big burst of wind, then the couch, tv, lamp, end table started shaking. I looked at my husband thinking he was shaking his leg against the table. He looks at me and says is that an earthquake? This was a first for us…CRAZY!
Kansas City, MO – I was awakened by my shaking bed. It lasted 10-15 seconds.
Haysville – 1 Strong Shake is all I felt, sitting at my Desk in my Office.
Oklahoma City – Strong shaking at 1:43CST
hutchinson,ks – Definite tremor felt. It seemed to last about 5-8 seconds. It woke up the neighbors and my dog.no damage.
Tulsa – Strongest I have felt. Rattled the whole house for several seconds. TV cabinet was really shaking.
Fort riley – Shaking lasted about 15 seconds woke me up. Did not cause any damage.
Benton – The chairs and sofa were shaking enough that it felt like someone was grabbing them was trying get us out of them. The liquids in our drinking glasses was sloshing around about 1/4 inch in height. The initial shaking was very strong for the first 10 to 13 seconds and continued nonstop for about 25 seconds. No damage was noted by us.
Wichita – That was the strongest earthquake that I’ve felt so far. Caused the house to creak, tremble and shift to the point that I thought window glass make crack or shatter. But there doesn’t appear to be any damage. It was frightening to wake to that however.
WichitaKs – Unlike an alarm it woke me up…I sleep very sound but that scared the crap out of me!!! It may not be as strong as I rated it but I’ve only felt, heard and seen short small sensations.
Wichita, Kansas – Strongest I have felt in Wichita. Was strong for about 10 seconds. Felt like something hit the house. Walls were moving windows & wall hangings rattled, objects knocked off of shelves & tables
Junction City – The shaking was strong enough to shake the couch I was on and cause a door to move in my home
Wichita – My bed was shaking violently, Windows rattling, and my dogs went crazy! Not sure about damages, but I’ll check in the morning when it’s light outside.
Little River – Woke up to the bed shaking and dogs barking. Felt the shaking for approximately 10 seconds.
Wichita – Strong shaking occurred at 1:43 AM rattling dishes and glasses in our kitchen for at least 10 seconds. Light shaking then continued for approx 20 additional seconds.
turon,kansas – My cabinet door sounded and felt like a drum with even beats at 1:40 am.i jumped up and turned on the light. I thought it was an animal thumping its tail.it scared me.i diden wake the family.
Hutchinson – Could Visibly see the entire house and everything in it shake for at least 25 seconds
Gage – I think this shake lasted about one minutes, larger, longer than the last I had felt last week.
Wichita – In basement on computer around 1:40am when I felt foundation moving. Went outside & wind speed was only 15-20 mph. First experience in an earthquake although my next door neighbor felt one about 2 years ago. Nothing on bookshelves moved or rattled during earthquake.
Wichita – The whole house shook – doors and furniture banging around 1:45am. Small shaking followed short time after.
west of Tonkawa – Woke us up. Interior doors shook that haven’t shaken before in the quakes. Seemed to go on a long time then calm down only to come back again and shake some more. It was either a big one or a close one, maybe both.
wichita – Felt bed shaking around 1:45am.
Wichita, KS – First time I have felt an earthquake in Wichita or ever. My bed in basement shook violently for thirty seconds. Heard the sound of a roar and house made a cracking sound as everything seemed to be moving. I don’t know if there is damage due to darkness
Park City, KS – Woke up the whole house. Lasted for about a minute
Hutchinson – This was unlike any of the small earthquakes I have felt before. I am a deep sleeper and was woken up to my bed shaking violently for approximately 10 seconds. My roommate felt and had the same experience I did as well.
Wichita, KS – Around 1:42 am. Mild damage. Woke everyone in the house.
Kinsley – No damage in my town that I am aware of but I know thanks to Facebook that the shaking did wake several people including myself. Might I add iam a VERY Heavy Sleeper
Andover – Shook me awake. Never felt one until now. Scary. Still in bed. Unknown damage yet.
Wichita Ks – Woke me- windows and glasswear rattled-several seconds.
St.Joseph, MO – I live in NW Missouri and noticed my bed shaking, I thing it was just me having a dizzy spell until a friend of mine mentioned shaking as well.
Wichita, Ks – Woke me up, lots of banging sound. I suspect it’s one of the strongest yet for us.
Andover – Around 1:50am shake the whole house lasted for few seconds.
Peckham – It wasn’t bad. No damage. Would have slept through it if I wasn’t already awake.
Kiowa Kansas – This was a moderate to strong shaking that lasted about 30 seconds.I must have been close to the epicenter as it felt much more than a 4.7 to me. This feels more like the 6-7 quakes when i lived in California.
Wichita – 1:45 am Woke the entire family of 5 that was home. Heard it coming & going as well as the 6 to 7 sec of shaking. Have had cracking in brick fireplace mortar & brick last few years. Frick the fracking.
Lawrence KS – Laying in bed and noticed the bed felt like it was shaking. Intially thought a pet was under the bed playing around.
Auburn – My headboard kept hitting the wall,bed was shaking,closets shook and I live on fourth floor of my apt and it felt like it was swaying a bit.
Yukon – Yukon At 1:43 AM CDT, I’m laying in bed watching tv and thought someone was shaking our bed lightly by the bedpost. Of course no one was there. It lasted 5-6 secs. Strongest shake was for 2 secs. and then trailed lighter for 4 more secs. Got popcorn 😎 .
Saint Joseph MO – I felt movement of the house while laying in bed. Very slight but enough to wake me.
olathe – entire house shook for 10-15 seconds approx 145 shook south side of house 3-7 seconds approx 258
Hutchinson, KS – Felt the earthquake rumbling through here at the exact same time my friend who I was on the phone with was feeling it in Lindsborg KS. Felt a street vibration in the floor at first until my entire bed was shaking and I could feel and hear the entire house and ceiling trembling around. We were both on the phone with each other at the exact same time. Made us both pause speechless for a moment until we both asked each other did you just feel that? Interesting how it far and fast these travel.
Chickasha – Recliner I was setting in was shaking pretty good but did not last long. No damage to house.
Stillwater – Third floor of apartment shook for a good 15 seconds
oklahoma city, ok – Strongest by far I’ve felt. Just happened at 1:45am 11/19/15
wichita, kansas – last 10-15 seconds
Wichita – No damage.
Saint Joseph – Unknown source. Everything started shaking.
stillwater – Shook forever. Knocked over some pictures and whatnot, but no major damage.
shawnee oklahoma – house shook twice back to back, not very strong, but very noticable
Chickasha, OK – Mildly noticeable, shook bed frame and tv stand somewhat
kansas city – Lasted 15 seconds. Enough to wake me up
Lawrence, KS – Very weak shaking but house creaked a little and I could feel it sitting on my couch.
Moore – I had jus gotten into bed and my bed started shaking
Miami – 10 seconds light shake moving me on the second floor
OKC – It was at 1:40 Central time.
Wichita – Shock my whole apartment. I could hear a small roar and the walls making cracking noises.
Oklahoma city – I’m not sure if anyone else felt it but my couch was shaking around with me on it.
Haysville, Kansas – The whole house started shaking, and it lasted at least 30 seconds, things were swaying back and forth. It just hit suddenly about 10 minutes ago
Wichita – I’ve felt smaller earthquakes for the last year or so (probably fracking related). This tremor was 5 to 10 times as powerful. I live on the 4th floor of an apartment building and this one lasted a good 12 seconds or so. This occurred approx. 10-15 minutes ago (it’s 1:56 am now).
Tulsa – Light shaking on second story in home for 30 seconds-1 minute
Chickasha – Mild shaking of bed and tv stand, unsure until confirmed with roommate
Mulvane, KS – Felt it and items on table/desk visibly shaking. Stopped for couple seconds, then felt again.
Ponca – Felt Bigger Than A 3.0 More Like A 4.5 To 5.0 Moved My House & Rattled Doors & Woke Me Up! Usually It’s A Gentile Shaking. Not This Time & Last Quake We Had That Scared Me Was A 4.0
Haven – Mod shaky woke up town
Hutchinson, Kansas – 1:46a.m. Awakened to strong shaking. Pictures, lampshades, bed, everything shaking. Woke everyone in the city I’m sure!
WICHITA – A couple of knick knacks fell off the shelves. It lasted a good 60 seconds.
Muskogee – Bed Shook
Viola – Woke me up and moved some pictures crooked.
Lindsborg, Kansas – Not really sure about magnitude or anything. Just know that a bunch of us in my dorm felt a like vibration and I thought that somebody upstairs had just dropped something heavy. Very light vibration felt shortly (within a few minutes) afterwards.
Hutchinson, Kansas – No damage but a significant shaking for 4 or 5 seconds with a mild shaking after it stopped for another 2 or 3 seconds.
Salina, KS – Was awake reading in bed. Shook the bed for several seconds. Did not wake the other person who was sleeping.
Andover,KS – At 1:43 AM Thursday morning was woken up by bed shaking. Thought we were living back in California or Alaska
Lindsborg – Whole house was shaking. Woke us up.
Wichita Ks – Woke me up..could feel my bed moving under me in a North/South motion…seemed to last about 10 seconds
Wichita ks – Hope theres no damage. Woke all 5 people in my family, items were knocked off the tables.
Mustang,oklahoma – About 1:48 AM central time I could feel my bed shaking it actually woke me up
Wichita – Have felt many before, this one had me shaking long after the foundation and windows did. Wondered what I’d have to catch or hide from.
Zenda – All were sleeping. We heard a loud crack, and our beds were shaking enough to wake us all up. The time was 1:48. It lasted for about minute or just a little under.
Great Bend – No damage. Normal Earthquake. Moderate shaking. Very scary though.
Dacoma – That was some earthquake! Shook our entire mod. home and lots of stuff fell. Broke a few things also. That’s the worse we’ve felt. Lasted for at least several minutes.
Gridley, kansas – Slight shaking. Shook the bed. Rattled windows.
Wichita – I was in my basement when there was a rumbling noise. The walls were waving back and forth, my bed was moving enough to make it squeak, and my candle burning on the dresser fell off and hit the ground.
Wichita – I was sleeping and felt the bed rocking and heard my gun cabinet making noise. Also think I heard something loud outside. Lasted long enough for me to wake up and realize what was going on. 7-10 seconds. Honestly, it was pretty scary.
Cunningham Kansas – Mild shaking lasting approx 30 sec. Awakened from sleep
Wichita – Strongest I’ve felt here
Marion, kansas – was sitting in a chair at work. it shook my chair and desk side to side for about 15 seconds. heard a few things rattle. no damage.
edwardsville – Woke me up at 1:45am. I’m in northern ks, so I at first thought it was a train but I never heard the horn. Started checking usgs for earthquakes. Came across here 1st.
Fairview – Felt the tremor under my feet than my chair started shaking and things were shaking around me ex: computer, tv. lasted about 30 seconds approx about 01:45 cst
Tulsa – I was in bed, it’s upstairs and the bed shook a good minute. Things in the room shook also but nothing fell over or down.
Moore – no damage but strongest ive ever felt.
Wichita – Never been in an earthquake before. At first I thought it was strong wind or a tornado. The whole house shook. Only later did I think earthquake. Its too dark to check for damage but I wouldn’t be surprised to find a little. The shaking was pretty rough.
Andover Kansas – Shook a heavy china cabinet. Sounded like someone stomping in mobile home. Think this is the strongest.
Overland Park KS – Everything in my office started to rattle. I thought maybe someone was walking heavily in the hallway but I was the only one up. I’ve felt earthquakes before living in CA so pretty sure that’s what it was albeit weak compared to the ones in LA but pretty sure that’s what it was. Lasted about 10 seconds maybe. Might have been 2 back to back weak ones. ?
Wichita – More of a bump, followed by a small rattle! Startling, it moved my chair…no noise, no after shock, no damage
Wellington, Ks – Woke me up out of a dead sleep from my bed shaking badly
Purcell – Walls and floor shook lightly and startled me. Shaking rattled my room lightly and moved my door.
Kansas – Covers fell off ceiling sprinkler heads in top floor rooms. Things fell over.
Wichita – Was sitting on floor with my girl friend Felt a light shaking I thought it was a high gust of wind at first, but it continued longer than a typical gust. Rattle some dishes and glasses but not enough to displace them from the shelf
Lindsborg – shoke hard enough to wake everybody out of sound sleep
Cache – Was sitting on couch started felling the house shake only last 10-15 sec
Newkirk – Woke us up and shook for at least a minute. With not being from somewhere that has earthquakes it freaked me out at first but it didn’t seem too bad.
Del city – Shook items from shelves, picture frames crooked, shook items on shelf to almost falling and a few items fell from. Edge
Tulsa – Longer and louder than usual, no damage. Alarmed dogs , shook my chair.