A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Enid in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, -97.8254° West, 36.5792° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: us10004gb4. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004gb4. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/16 / 2016-01-22 10:59:08 / January 22, 2016 @ 10:59 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:59:08 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ponca City, Perry, Blackwell. Epicenter of the event was 21 km (13 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Perry (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 four, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km NNE of Enid, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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