A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/11/15 / 2015-11-08 08:29:00 / November 8, 2015 @ 8:29 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003vpa. Id of event: us10003vpa. The temblor was reported at 02:29:00 / 2:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.8087 West, latitude 36.9306 North, depth = 5.23 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.23 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Derby, Haysville, Winfield.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 15 km NNW of Medford, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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