A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073m6. Id of event: us100073m6. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:26:54 / 11:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.25 km, -96.6789° West, 36.2995° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/16 / 2016-11-02 04:26:54 / November 2, 2016 @ 4:26 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.25 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Broken Arrow (c. 98 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Bartlesville (c. 35 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Owasso (c. 28 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Catoosa, Broken Arrow (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km ESE of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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