A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes Oklahoma kilometers (0 miles) from Oklahoma on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -98.8805 West, latitude 36.4761 North, depth = 3.95 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/17 / 2017-03-08 22:30:21 / March 8, 2017 @ 10:30 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.95 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 22:30:21 / 10:30 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100087t8. Event ids that are associated: us100087t8.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 46 km (28 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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