6/05/2015 — Rare Kansas 4.3M Fracking Earthquake — Large Midwest Movement hits

A rare , and noteworthy, magnitude 4.3 earthquake has struck at a South Central Kansas fracking operation.

kansas fracking 4.3m earthquake


This larger Kansas fracking earthquake was EXPECTED to occur this week.

A 7 day forecast was issued for the Kansas / Oklahoma border to see the return of 4.0M+ earthquakes.

Forecast for Kansas was issued on May 29th, now today on June 5th, the area was it (on day 7 of the forecast).

See the earthquake forecast calling for Kansas 4.0M earthquake activity  here:


Information on this 4.3M earthquake in Kansas from the USGS:

Magnitude/uncertainty 4.3 mb_lg± 0.0
Location/uncertainty 37.242°N 97.962°W± 2.8 km
Depth/uncertainty 5.1 km± 7.4
Origin Time 2015-06-05 23:12:41.050 UTC
Number of Stations
Number of Phases 35
Minimum Distance 1.78 km (0.02°)
Travel Time Residual 0.47 sec
Azimuthal Gap 73°
FE Region Kansas (480)


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