A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.92 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, depth 2.92 km, -97.5215° West, 36.2786° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006qpk. Id of event: us10006qpk. The temblor was reported at 13:30:34 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/16 / 2016-09-18 18:30:34 / September 18, 2016 @ 6:30 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was The Village, Cushing, Piedmont (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 21 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.
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