A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Event id: us2000a353. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a353. The temblor was detected at 01:42:22 / 1:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.93 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 07:42:22 / August 1, 2017 @ 7:42 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 6.93 km, -98.7907° West, 36.446° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Woodward. Epicenter of the earthquake was 54 km (33 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 34 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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