A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Crescent in Oklahoma on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/07/15 / 2015-07-01 21:59:53 / July 1, 2015 @ 9:59 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:59:53 / 4:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.23 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10002mx3. Unique identifier: us10002mx3. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.4545 West, latitude 36.0803 North, depth = 2.23 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ponca City, El Reno, Del City (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-one 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.
Questions or comments?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 18 km NE of Crescent, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2015 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.