A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Global time and date of event 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 14:30:05 / May 9, 2017 @ 2:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -97.6234 West, latitude 36.5917 North, depth = 5 km. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:30:05 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008qt6. Event ids that are associated: us10008qt6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Wellington, Arkansas City (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 25 km SSE of Medford, Oklahoma.
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