A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 02:54:34 / June 7, 2017 @ 2:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -98.7561° West, latitude 36.4477° North, depth = 5 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:54:34 / 8:54 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009l1y. Unique identifier: us20009l1y. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Questions or comments?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 31 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.