A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/11/16 / 2016-11-19 11:38:54 / November 19, 2016 @ 11:38 am. Exact location of event, depth 6.88 km, -98.7587° West, 36.4393° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007ai5. Id of event: us10007ai5. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.88 km (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:38:54 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Woodward. Event epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every 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 two, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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