A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.68 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:47:32 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003jfm. Id of event: us10003jfm. Exact location of earthquake, -97.2408° West, 36.2534° North, depth 1.68 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/15 / 2015-10-01 07:47:32 / October 1, 2015 @ 7:47 am.
Earthquake epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Blackwell, Enid (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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