A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Id of earthquake: us10006jyc. Event ids that are associated: us10006jyc. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 12:58:39 / September 3, 2016 @ 12:58 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.81 km (1 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:58:39 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -96.9706° West, latitude 36.3881° North, depth = 1.81 km.
The epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sand Springs, Enid, Arkansas City.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 15 km WNW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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