A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.4112 West, latitude 36.2303 North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 07:13:36 / August 9, 2017 @ 7:13 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000a69j. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a69j. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:13:36 / 1:13 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Enid, Watonga. Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-six 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km SE of Fairview, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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