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Minor earthquake: M3.74 quake has struck near Okeene in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 36.30421448S, -98.18141174WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.74 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Okeene in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/11/19 / 2019-11-22 21:54:05 / November 22, 2019 @ 9:54 pm. The temblor was reported at 15:54:05 / 3:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -98.18141174 West, latitude 36.30421448 North, depth = 2.909548521 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.909548521 km (2 miles). Event id: ok2019wxlv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2019wxlv.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Piedmont, Guthrie, Perry (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Piedmont (c. 5 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Perry (c. 5 100 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 24 km NNE of Okeene, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.74 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -98.18141174° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.30421448° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.909548521 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24km NNE of Okeene, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-22 21:54:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-22 21:56:46 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 4.816 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 215 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 71 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2560844719 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.5728197152 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 51.26193142 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 ok2019wxlv Id of event.
Event Code 2019wxlv An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2019wxlv, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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