A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The temblor was reported at 23:20:28 / 11:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.9794 West, latitude 36.3188 North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 04:20:28 / September 4, 2016 @ 4:20 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006k8v. Id of event: us10006k8v.
Event epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Enid, Sand Springs. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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