A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Chickasha in Oklahoma on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us10006p8w. Event ids that are associated: us10006p8w. The temblor was reported at 07:16:25 / 7:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.8762 West, latitude 35.024 North, depth = 4.3 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/09/16 / 2016-09-13 12:16:25 / September 13, 2016 @ 12:16 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.3 km (3 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Choctaw, Piedmont. Event epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-three 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: 6 km ESE of Chickasha, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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