A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.8017 West, latitude 36.4514 North, depth = 8.29 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/05/17 / 2017-05-12 17:54:35 / May 12, 2017 @ 5:54 pm. Id of earthquake: us10008rz4. Event ids that are associated: us10008rz4. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.29 km (5 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:54:35 / 11:54 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Woodward.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 35 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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