A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/16 / 2016-02-02 13:32:25 / February 2, 2016 @ 1:32 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:32:25 / 7:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.36 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -98.7018° West, latitude 36.4622° North, depth = 4.36 km. Event id: us20004wjs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004wjs.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 29 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.
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