A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Guthrie in Oklahoma on Saturday. Event id: us10004aww. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004aww. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.09 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3674 West, latitude 35.7632 North, depth = 9.09 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/01/16 / 2016-01-02 20:26:40 / January 2, 2016 @ 8:26 pm. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:26:40 / 2:26 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Purcell, Blanchard, Noble (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-two 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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