A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Mooreland in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -98.9538° West, latitude 36.5322° North, depth = 8.58 km. Unique identifier: us100086ia. Ids that are associated to the event: us100086ia. Global time and date of event 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 16:43:39 / March 2, 2017 @ 4:43 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 10:43:39 / 10:43 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.58 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Woodward (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 24 km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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