A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Wilson in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/10/18 / 2018-10-23 11:29:00 / October 23, 2018 @ 11:29 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:29:00 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -97.4151° West, 34.06° North, depth 5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hg2t. Id of event: us1000hg2t.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sanger, Pauls Valley, Duncan. Event epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Ardmore (c. 24 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Duncan (c. 23 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Gainesville (c. 16 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Sanger (c. 6 900 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Pauls Valley (c. 6 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 11 km S of Wilson, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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