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Minor earthquake, 3.22 mag strikes near Dibble in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 34.98947525S, -97.60040283WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Dibble in Oklahoma. Event id: ok2020wcxr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020wcxr. Exact location of earthquake, -97.60040283° West, 34.98947525° North, depth 0.2723311186 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 16:01:50 / November 10, 2020 @ 4:01 pm. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:01:50 / 4:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.2723311186 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 54 km (33 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Piedmont, Shawnee.

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 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 5 km SSE of Dibble, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.22 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.60040283° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.98947525° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.2723311186 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 5 km SSE of Dibble, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-11-10 16:01:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-11-10 16:03:16 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 160 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ok The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ok, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 58 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.073437877 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.8547840453 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 31.66972351 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ok2020wcxr Id of event.
Event Code 2020wcxr An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2020wcxr, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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