A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: ok2020csvl. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2020csvl. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/02/20 / 2020-02-08 18:20:36 / February 8, 2020 @ 6:20 pm. The 3.02-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:20:36 / 12:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -95.3552475° West, 35.07926559° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Henryetta (c. 5 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Muskogee, Henryetta, Poteau (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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