A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 15:19:35 / November 25, 2016 @ 3:19 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:19:35 / 9:19 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.06 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -97.7529° West, 36.8169° North, depth 6.06 km. Event id: us10007cas. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007cas.
The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Haysville (c. 10 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Derby, Haysville, Mulvane (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 2 km WNW of Medford, Oklahoma.
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