A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Kingfisher in Oklahoma on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/07/19 / 2019-07-25 09:39:49 / July 25, 2019 @ 9:39 am. Unique identifier: us60004vb6. Ids that are associated to the event: us60004vb6. The temblor was detected at 03:39:49 / 3:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.0704 West, latitude 35.8439 North, depth = 5 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Newcastle, Moore, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 65 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 12 km W of Kingfisher, Oklahoma.
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