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Minor earthquake 3.2 mag, 13 km W of Kingfisher, Oklahoma

Earthquake location 35.84786606S, -98.08285522WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Kingfisher in Oklahoma on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.545106411 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/07/19 / 2019-07-27 12:52:50 / July 27, 2019 @ 12:52 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.08285522 West, latitude 35.84786606 North, depth = 1.545106411 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:52:50 / 6:52 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ok2019opeq. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019opeq.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Newcastle, Moore, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 13 km W of Kingfisher, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -98.08285522° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.84786606° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.545106411 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km W of Kingfisher, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-27 12:52:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-27 12:57:20 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 158 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ok The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ok, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 88 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1311325133 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.7245839699 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 26.30773926 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ok2019opeq Id of event.
Event Code 2019opeq An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2019opeq, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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