A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma on Monday. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:35:15 / 8:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004rx0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004rx0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.29 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 23/02/16 / 2016-02-23 02:35:15 / February 23, 2016 @ 2:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -97.4275° West, latitude 35.6906° North, depth = 6.29 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Purcell, Cushing, Perry. The epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 6 km (4 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop).
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 nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 6 km NE of Edmond, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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