A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, longitude -96.6805 West, latitude 35.7996 North, depth = 4.475 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/10/15 / 2015-10-02 12:57:19 / October 2, 2015 @ 12:57 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003jru. Id of event: us10003jru. The temblor was detected at 07:57:19 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.475 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Del City, Perry, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 73 km (46 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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