A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Cherokee in Oklahoma. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:08:08 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.3362 West, latitude 36.8582 North, depth = 2.46 km. Global time and date of event 17/09/16 / 2016-09-17 06:08:08 / September 17, 2016 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10006qd2. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006qd2. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.46 km (2 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Enid (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km N of Cherokee, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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