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Minor earthquake, 3.36 mag was detected near Waynoka in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 36.5485611S, -98.97843933WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Waynoka in Oklahoma. Id of earthquake: ok2020zdwy. Event ids that are associated: ok2020zdwy. Exact location of event, depth 1.701153994 km, -98.97843933° West, 36.5485611° North. The 3.36-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:28:15 / 9:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.701153994 km (1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 21:28:15 / December 23, 2020 @ 9:28 pm.

Event epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Woodward (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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 nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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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: 9 km WSW of Waynoka, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.36 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -98.97843933° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.5485611° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.701153994 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9 km WSW of Waynoka, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-12-23 21:28:15 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-23 21:32:50 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 174 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 49 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05015616864 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.8082401947 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 110.9596138 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 ok2020zdwy Id of event.
Event Code 2020zdwy An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2020zdwy, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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