A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.7157 West, latitude 36.464 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 02:06:15 / 2:06 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event id: us10004c10. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004c10. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 08:06:15 / January 7, 2016 @ 8:06 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Enid, Watonga, Woodward. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 30 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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