A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Buffalo in Oklahoma on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.310118318 km (1 miles). The 2.99-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:19:03 / 1:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 1.310118318 km, -99.82794952° West, 36.97857666° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 19:19:03 / January 21, 2020 @ 7:19 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2020bmah. Unique identifier: ok2020bmah.
The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Woodward. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 23 km NW of Buffalo, Oklahoma.
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