A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Helena in Oklahoma on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.475872874 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.13944244 West, latitude 36.37820435 North, depth = 1.475872874 km. The temblor was detected at 08:30:22 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ok2019xuqt. Unique identifier: ok2019xuqt. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 14:30:22 / December 5, 2019 @ 2:30 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Perry, Watonga, Enid. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 23 km (15 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Perry (c. 5 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 22 km SSE of Helena, Oklahoma.
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