A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.74 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/11/16 / 2016-11-04 23:06:45 / November 4, 2016 @ 11:06 pm. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:06:45 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000747r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000747r. Exact location of event, longitude -97.6535 West, latitude 36.1486 North, depth = 2.74 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Midwest City, Del City.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-four 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 22 km ENE of Hennessey, Oklahoma.
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