A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -98.7597° West, 36.4446° North. The temblor was reported at 10:37:04 / 10:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008ry0. Unique identifier: us10008ry0. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/05/17 / 2017-05-12 16:37:04 / May 12, 2017 @ 4:37 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 31 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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