A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/16 / 2016-02-09 15:38:58 / February 9, 2016 @ 3:38 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.7477 West, latitude 36.2625 North, depth = 5 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:38:58 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us20004z14. Event ids that are associated: us20004z14.
Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Owasso (c. 28 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Sapulpa (c. 20 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Owasso, Blackwell, Jenks (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 9 km SSE of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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