A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, longitude -97.6645 West, latitude 36.7015 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event id: us70003mzp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003mzp. The temblor was detected at 03:55:36 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/19 / 2019-05-18 09:55:36 / May 18, 2019 @ 9:55 am UTC/GMT.
Event epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Stillwater, Winfield, Arkansas City (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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