A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.12 km (1 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:08:09 / 5:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -97.7769° West, latitude 36.8011° North, depth = 1.12 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/15 / 2015-10-24 22:08:09 / October 24, 2015 @ 10:08 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us10003r89. Unique identifier: us10003r89.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Perry, Arkansas City, Wellington (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 46 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Perry (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km W of Medford, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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