A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Thomas in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, longitude -98.5883 West, latitude 35.7666 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 15:24:41 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/08/17 / 2017-08-27 21:24:41 / August 27, 2017 @ 9:24 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000acba. Event ids that are associated: us2000acba.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Yukon (c. 22 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from El Reno (c. 16 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Weatherford (c. 10 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Clinton (c. 9 000 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Anadarko (c. 6 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Piedmont (c. 5 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Anadarko, Yukon, Piedmont (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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