A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Okeene in Oklahoma on Wednesday. Event id: us2000hk42. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hk42. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.2908 West, latitude 36.1555 North, depth = 5.106 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.106 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/09/18 / 2018-09-26 07:37:17 / September 26, 2018 @ 7:37 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:37:17 / 1:37 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Reno, Piedmont, Enid (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 46 km (28 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from El Reno (c. 16 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Piedmont (c. 5 700 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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