A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us20004yk6. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004yk6. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/02/16 / 2016-02-07 16:10:00 / February 7, 2016 @ 4:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.1822° West, 35.9897° North. The temblor was picked up at 10:10:00 / 10:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ponca City, Moore, Shawnee. The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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