A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Event id: us10004t77. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004t77. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/02/16 / 2016-02-27 21:02:12 / February 27, 2016 @ 9:02 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:02:12 / 3:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -98.7378° West, 36.4662° North, depth 8.22 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.22 km (5 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 31 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.
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