A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.5632° West, latitude 36.2139° North, depth = 2.5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 23:24:57 / April 6, 2016 @ 11:24 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:24:57 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20005fy8. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005fy8. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.5 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Del City, Midwest City, Choctaw (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 26 km WSW of Perry, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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