A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Enid in Oklahoma on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/10/15 / 2015-10-26 06:34:01 / October 26, 2015 @ 6:34 am. Id of earthquake: us10003rdw. Event ids that are associated: us10003rdw. Exact location, longitude -97.6933° West, latitude 36.3636° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was reported at 01:34:01 / 1:34 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Piedmont, Ponca City (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 81 km (51 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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