A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Jefferson in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 19:57:19 / June 22, 2020 @ 7:57 pm. Id of earthquake: ok2020mfpn. Event ids that are associated: ok2020mfpn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.69069672° West, 36.70343399° North. The temblor was reported at 19:57:19 / 7:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Close 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 (34 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry (min 5000 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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 9 km ESE of Jefferson, Oklahoma.
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