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Minor earthquake, 3.1 mag was detected near Perry in Oklahoma



Earthquake location 36.3679S, -97.0945WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Sunday. Global time and date of event 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 19:43:07 / November 6, 2016 @ 7:43 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:43:07 / 1:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.0945 West, latitude 36.3679 North, depth = 5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us100075w3. Unique identifier: us100075w3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Enid, Guthrie (min 5000 pop).

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km ENE of Perry, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.0945° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.3679° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 19km ENE of Perry, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-11-06 19:43:07 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-11-06 19:56:55 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 148 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.094 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.27 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 47 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us100075w3 Id of event.
Event Code 100075w3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100075w3, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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