A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma. The temblor was picked up at 12:25:29 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/09/15 / 2015-09-14 17:25:29 / September 14, 2015 @ 5:25 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20003je6. Id of event: us20003je6. Exact location of event, depth 5.391 km, -97.3552° West, 35.7437° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.391 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 34 km (21 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Purcell, Blanchard, Noble (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 15 km NE of Edmond, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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