A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Alva in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: us10004bzz. Event ids that are associated: us10004bzz. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.6831 West, latitude 36.5221 North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 06:03:28 / January 7, 2016 @ 6:03 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:03:28 / 12:03 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Enid, Woodward. The epicenter was 73 km (46 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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