A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 6.002 km, -98.777° West, 36.4434° North. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:30:22 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10007a67. Event ids that are associated: us10007a67. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/11/16 / 2016-11-18 19:30:22 / November 18, 2016 @ 7:30 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.002 km (4 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Woodward.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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