A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Luther in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us10005cg8. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005cg8. Global time and date of event 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 16:20:36 / April 29, 2016 @ 4:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:20:36 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -97.1778° West, 35.7412° North, depth 8.05 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.05 km (5 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Blanchard, Tuttle, El Reno. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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