A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/19 / 2019-05-26 12:54:07 / May 26, 2019 @ 12:54 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: us60003sf2. Event ids that are associated: us60003sf2. Exact location, longitude -97.6908° West, latitude 36.6983° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:54:07 / 6:54 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 38 km (23 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, 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 has occurred nearby.
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