A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008una. Id of event: us20008una. The temblor was reported at 14:38:44 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.49 km, -97.7614° West, 36.6656° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/03/17 / 2017-03-25 20:38:44 / March 25, 2017 @ 8:38 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.49 km (3 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Stillwater, Arkansas City, Wellington. The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km S of Medford, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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