A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Crescent in Oklahoma. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.44 km (5 miles). Global time and date of event 15/05/18 / 2018-05-15 13:40:21 / May 15, 2018 @ 1:40 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 7.44 km, -97.5705° West, 36.0629° North. The temblor was detected at 07:40:21 / 7:40 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000e5gd. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000e5gd.
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 Blackwell, Ponca City, Moore. Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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