A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Okeene in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.01 km (9 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/01/18 / 2018-01-03 04:00:29 / January 3, 2018 @ 4:00 am. Exact location of event, longitude -98.357 West, latitude 36.1433 North, depth = 14.01 km. The temblor was detected at 22:00:29 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000bz81. Id of event: us1000bz81.
Epicenter of the event was 51 km (32 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from El Reno (c. 16 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Weatherford (c. 10 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Piedmont (c. 5 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Piedmont, El Reno, Weatherford.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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