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Minor earthquake, 3.62 mag has occurred near Lindsay in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 34.97226334S, -97.71205902WA 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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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.62 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.71205902° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.97226334° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.9689356089 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km NNW of Lindsay, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-03-06 01:42:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-03-06 01:51:06 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 17 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.6 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.846 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 209 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 77 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.109050177 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.7333273852 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 33.82795715 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 ok2020eoxb Id of event.
Event Code 2020eoxb An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2020eoxb, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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