A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Kingfisher in Oklahoma. Event id: us1000d74k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d74k. Global time and date of event 21/03/18 / 2018-03-21 18:04:42 / March 21, 2018 @ 6:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -97.7941° West, latitude 35.9725° North, depth = 6.204 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:04:42 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.204 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Harrah, Tuttle, Moore.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km NE of Kingfisher, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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