A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Stillwater in Oklahoma on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -97.1977 West, latitude 36.0945 North, depth = 3.9 km. Id of earthquake: us10004b6a. Event ids that are associated: us10004b6a. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:43:02 / 6:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/01/16 / 2016-01-04 12:43:02 / January 4, 2016 @ 12:43 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.9 km (2 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Del City, Oklahoma City, Bethany. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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