A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Enid in Oklahoma on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005j7z. Unique identifier: us10005j7z. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.74 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/05/16 / 2016-05-22 12:00:46 / May 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm. Exact location, longitude -97.7243° West, latitude 36.374° North, depth = 1.74 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:00:46 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Piedmont, Ponca City (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 14 km E of Enid, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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