A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 09:23:15 / May 30, 2017 @ 9:23 am. The temblor was reported at 03:23:15 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10008wdh. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008wdh. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.779 West, latitude 36.4569 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 55 km (34 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 34 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.
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