A minor earthquake magnitude 3.48 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 16:09:16 / October 21, 2019 @ 4:09 pm. The 3.48-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:09:16 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ok2019uqoj. Event ids that are associated: ok2019uqoj, us70005ws2. Exact location, longitude -95.32536316° West, latitude 35.11948776° North, depth = 5 km.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Okmulgee, Muskogee, Henryetta. Epicenter of the event was 70 km (43 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Okmulgee (c. 12 300 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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