A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -98.7542° West, latitude 36.4313° North, depth = 5 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:16:45 / 12:16 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d20h. Id of event: us1000d20h. Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 06:16:45 / March 9, 2018 @ 6:16 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 30 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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