A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.62 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Lindsay in Oklahoma on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.9689356089 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.62-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:42:14 / 7:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -97.71205902° West, 34.97226334° North, depth 0.9689356089 km. Unique identifier: ok2020eoxb. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2020eoxb. Global time and date of event 06/03/20 / 2020-03-06 01:42:14 / March 6, 2020 @ 1:42 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Shawnee, Edmond, Tecumseh (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km NNW of Lindsay, Oklahoma.
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