A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.69 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Blanchard in Oklahoma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/05/20 / 2020-05-02 00:50:10 / May 2, 2020 @ 12:50 am. Event id: ok2020ioza. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020ioza. The temblor was reported at 18:50:10 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -97.78892517° West, 35.0936203° North, depth 0.07080531865 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.07080531865 km (0 miles).
The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shawnee, Tecumseh, Lawton (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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