A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.31 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Braman in Oklahoma on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 01:17:33 / October 23, 2020 @ 1:17 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.6773720384 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ok2020uuxm. Event ids that are associated: ok2020uuxm. Exact location of event, longitude -97.43913269 West, latitude 36.8990097 North, depth = 0.6773720384 km. The 3.31-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:17:33 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 73 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). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Haysville, Derby, Perry (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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