4.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Kansas


ROOKS COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – An earthquake early Saturday morning registered a 4.5 magnitude. It happened around 4 a.m. in Rooks County.

The quake was centered approximately 6 miles west of Plainville.

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake near Plainville on June 22
(Courtesy: USGS.gov)

The earthquake could be felt all the way from Nebraska to Wichita.

There was no major reports of damage.

Many viewers wrote in over night to KSN News Facebook and even submitted via KSN ReportIT, sharing their shaky experience.

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