A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.96 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -98.6812° West, 36.4722° North, depth 1.96 km. The temblor was picked up at 11:07:06 / 11:07 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 17:07:06 / February 13, 2016 @ 5:07 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20004zy8. Event ids that are associated: us20004zy8.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from Weatherford (c. 10 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Weatherford, Watonga, Enid.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 28 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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