A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/16 / 2016-02-17 01:19:05 / February 17, 2016 @ 1:19 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:19:05 / 7:19 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 9.35 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -98.7339° West, latitude 36.4829° North, depth = 9.35 km. Id of earthquake: us200050qh. Event ids that are associated: us200050qh.
Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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