A minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Nardin in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/07/20 / 2020-07-15 15:07:21 / July 15, 2020 @ 3:07 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -97.43449402° West, 36.88803101° North, depth 5 km. Event id: ok2020nvgn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020nvgn. The temblor was picked up at 15:07:21 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haysville, Derby, Perry (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop).
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-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 9 km N of Nardin, Oklahoma.
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