Magnitude-2.7 earthquake registers near Phillipsburg

PHILLIPS COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) A magnitude-2.7 earthquake registered about 8.7 miles southeast of Phillipsburg at about 5:40 p.m. Wednesday.

The The United States Geological Survey reports the quake's depth at about 5 kilometers. The magnitude wasn't strong enough to cause any structural damage, but several people in and around the Philipsburg community reported feeling the shake Wednesday evening.