A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Helena in Oklahoma on Monday. Unique identifier: us20005h10. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005h10. The temblor was reported at 13:08:21 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -98.4471° West, 36.4593° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 18:08:21 / April 11, 2016 @ 6:08 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Enid (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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