A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Cushing in Oklahoma. Id of earthquake: us20003mh0. Event ids that are associated: us20003mh0. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/09/15 / 2015-09-19 05:20:03 / September 19, 2015 @ 5:20 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.478 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:20:03 / 12:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.7963 West, latitude 35.9878 North, depth = 4.478 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Jenks, Tulsa, Shawnee (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 75 km (46 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Sapulpa (c. 20 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 2 km W of Cushing, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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