A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Blackwell in Oklahoma on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005cl4. Unique identifier: us10005cl4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 22:45:03 / April 29, 2016 @ 10:45 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3179 West, latitude 36.8603 North, depth = 5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:45:03 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haysville, Derby, Enid (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 four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-nine 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 6 km NNW of Blackwell, Oklahoma.
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