A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Tonkawa in Oklahoma on Tuesday. Event id: us10006t2n. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006t2n. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.02 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:09:59 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/09/16 / 2016-09-27 06:09:59 / September 27, 2016 @ 6:09 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -97.2484° West, 36.505° North, depth 2.02 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cushing, Guthrie, Arkansas City. Epicenter of the event was 58 km (36 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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