A minor earthquake magnitude 3.57 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Helena in Oklahoma. The 3.57-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:56:19 / 4:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.13776398 West, latitude 36.37224197 North, depth = 1.637489796 km. Global time and date of event 02/08/19 / 2019-08-02 10:56:19 / August 2, 2019 @ 10:56 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.637489796 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: ok2019ozzu. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019ozzu.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guthrie, Perry, Watonga (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 23 km (15 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Perry (c. 5 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 ten, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 22 km SSE of Helena, Oklahoma.
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