A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 22:41:30 / September 24, 2016 @ 10:41 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:41:30 / 5:41 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10006sf2. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006sf2. Exact location of event, depth 1.26 km, -97.2014° West, 35.9789° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.26 km (1 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Reno, Tecumseh, Ponca City.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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