A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10004bz1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004bz1. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:27:28 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.25 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 04:27:28 / January 7, 2016 @ 4:27 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -98.7276° West, 36.472° North, depth 5.25 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 31 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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