A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008js4. Id of event: us10008js4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.14 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/17 / 2017-04-22 14:54:52 / April 22, 2017 @ 2:54 pm. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:54:52 / 8:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.6742 West, latitude 36.6974 North, depth = 4.14 km.
Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 13 km SSE of Medford, Oklahoma.
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