A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Taloga in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us2000br3w. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000br3w. The temblor was reported at 12:41:55 / 12:41 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/11/17 / 2017-11-18 18:41:55 / November 18, 2017 @ 6:41 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.31 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -99.0545 West, latitude 36.1204 North, depth = 20.31 km.
Epicenter of the event was 46 km (29 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Weatherford (c. 10 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Clinton (c. 9 000 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Weatherford, Clinton, Watonga. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. 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: 12 km NW of Taloga, Oklahoma.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.