A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma on Saturday. Unique identifier: us2000j0n6. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000j0n6. The temblor was reported at 17:17:44 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.8 km, -97.229° West, 35.905° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.8 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/01/19 / 2019-01-05 23:17:44 / January 5, 2019 @ 11:17 pm.
The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Norman, El Reno (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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