A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009j8h. Unique identifier: us20009j8h. The temblor was reported at 08:02:22 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.6743 West, latitude 36.6851 North, depth = 7.03 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/06/17 / 2017-06-02 14:02:22 / June 2, 2017 @ 2:02 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.03 km (4 miles).
Event epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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