A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. The temblor was picked up at 01:33:59 / 1:33 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000760q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000760q. Exact location, longitude -98.7379° West, latitude 36.4572° North, depth = 5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 07:33:59 / November 7, 2016 @ 7:33 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 31 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.
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