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Minor earthquake, 3.2 mag was detected near Fairview in Oklahoma



Earthquake location 36.4504S, -98.6418WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 13:43:18 / November 7, 2016 @ 1:43 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -98.6418° West, 36.4504° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000761s. Event ids that are associated: us1000761s. The temblor was picked up at 07:43:18 / 7:43 am (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Enid, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 69 km (43 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 24 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -98.6418° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.4504° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-11-07 13:43:18 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-11-07 14:00:19 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 7 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 160 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.297 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.7 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 33 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us1000761s Id of event.
Event Code 1000761s An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000761s, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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