A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Taloga in Oklahoma on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/07/17 / 2017-07-09 08:59:43 / July 9, 2017 @ 8:59 am. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -98.7228° West, 36.1106° North. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:59:43 / 2:59 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098ck. Id of event: us100098ck. The epicenter was 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 earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Weatherford (c. 10 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Clinton (c. 9 000 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Clinton, Woodward, Weatherford (min 5000 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 one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 23 km ENE of Taloga, Oklahoma.
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