A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.5313° West, 36.2978° North. Event id: us10004t3l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004t3l. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:07:16 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/02/16 / 2016-02-27 05:07:16 / February 27, 2016 @ 5:07 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was The Village, Cushing, Piedmont (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (45 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days seven hundred and ten 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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