A minor earthquake magnitude 3.37 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -97.68692017° West, latitude 36.70365524° North, depth = 0.04734126106 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/03/20 / 2020-03-29 18:07:28 / March 29, 2020 @ 6:07 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2020gged. Unique identifier: ok2020gged. The 3.37-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:07:28 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.04734126106 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
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 fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. 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: 12 km SSE of Medford, Oklahoma.
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