A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Tuesday. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:25:45 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -98.6302 West, latitude 36.4397 North, depth = 6.92 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005bkw. Id of event: us10005bkw. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.92 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/04/16 / 2016-04-26 06:25:45 / April 26, 2016 @ 6:25 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Woodward, Enid. Epicenter of the earthquake was 67 km (42 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 23 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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