A minor earthquake magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Blackwell in Oklahoma. The temblor was reported at 21:59:36 / 9:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -97.42098999° West, latitude 36.88393402° North, depth = 0.4973643124 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.4973643124 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020ickt. Id of event: ok2020ickt. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/04/20 / 2020-04-25 03:59:36 / April 25, 2020 @ 3:59 am.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haysville, Derby, Enid. Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 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 one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 15 km NW of Blackwell, Oklahoma.
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