A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.17 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -97.52° West, latitude 36.282° North, depth = 1.17 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:26:15 / 2:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10005z1e. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005z1e. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/16 / 2016-07-01 07:26:15 / July 1, 2016 @ 7:26 am.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was The Village, Cushing, Piedmont.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-seven 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 20 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.
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