A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Alva in Oklahoma. Id of earthquake: us10004ccn. Event ids that are associated: us10004ccn. Global time and date of event 08/01/16 / 2016-01-08 14:01:56 / January 8, 2016 @ 2:01 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:01:56 / 8:01 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -98.6628° West, 36.5205° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (44 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Enid, Woodward (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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