A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -97.2621° West, latitude 35.8036° North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/11/15 / 2015-11-18 17:46:29 / November 18, 2015 @ 5:46 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10003zcg. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003zcg. The temblor was reported at 11:46:29 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tuttle, Noble, El Reno. Event epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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