A minor earthquake magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Marshall in Oklahoma. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bfes, ok2020qauh. Unique identifier: ok2020qauh. The 3.44-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:49:47 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 02:49:47 / August 16, 2020 @ 2:49 am. Exact location of event, depth 1.33962059 km, -97.66479492° West, 36.15728378° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.33962059 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (48 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). 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 Cushing, Midwest City, Del City.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km W of Marshall, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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