CALDWELL, Kan. -- For the second time in just over a day, an earthquake has been reported in Sumner County.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 3.3 earthquake occurred shortly after 8 a.m. Tuesday morning just over 11 miles northwest of Caldwell.
Yesterday, the USGS confirmed a 3.9 magnitude earthquake occurred at 3:03 a.m. It was centered 18 miles northwest of Caldwell, near the Harper-Sumner County line.
This is the third quake in that area in less than two months. A 3.8 quake was reported in the Caldwell area on December 19, 2013.