A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.8 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 04:17:33 / January 11, 2016 @ 4:17 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10004df7. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004df7. The temblor was reported at 22:17:33 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -98.7243 West, latitude 36.4718 North, depth = 5.8 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Close 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), 60 km (37 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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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