A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Yale in Oklahoma on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us10007f6w. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007f6w. Exact location of earthquake, -96.7018° West, 36.1204° North, depth 5 km. The temblor was picked up at 09:41:37 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/12/16 / 2016-12-06 15:41:37 / December 6, 2016 @ 3:41 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Broken Arrow, Collinsville, Harrah (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Broken Arrow (c. 98 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Owasso (c. 28 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Bixby (c. 20 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 0 km NNW of Yale, Oklahoma.
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