A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The temblor was reported at 00:26:56 / 12:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us200040dl. Ids that are associated to the event: us200040dl. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.69 km (4 miles). Exact location, longitude -97.3032° West, latitude 36.1378° North, depth = 5.69 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/10/15 / 2015-10-29 05:26:56 / October 29, 2015 @ 5:26 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Del City, Midwest City, Oklahoma City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Nearby 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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