A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.6189 West, latitude 36.7349 North, depth = 4.42 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/11/16 / 2016-11-27 14:34:46 / November 27, 2016 @ 2:34 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007crr. Unique identifier: us10007crr. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.42 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:34:46 / 8:34 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winfield, Arkansas City, Wellington (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 44 km (28 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SE of Medford, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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