A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Saturday. Global time and date of event 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 14:36:33 / September 8, 2018 @ 2:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -98.7538° West, 36.4368° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:36:33 / 8:36 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000hb2a. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hb2a.
Event epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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