A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from McCord in Oklahoma on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.868 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -97.0992 West, latitude 36.5688 North, depth = 4.868 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/10/15 / 2015-10-12 17:11:35 / October 12, 2015 @ 5:11 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:11:35 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10003n2a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003n2a.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 15 km (10 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Winfield, Enid, Cushing (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 13 km SSW of McCord, Oklahoma.
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