A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. The temblor was detected at 19:48:29 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.674 West, latitude 36.1571 North, depth = 4.63 km. Event id: us100073l6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073l6. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/11/16 / 2016-11-02 00:48:29 / November 2, 2016 @ 12:48 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.63 km (3 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oklahoma City, Watonga, El Reno. The epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Yukon (c. 22 700 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 20 km ENE of Hennessey, Oklahoma.
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