A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma on Monday. The temblor was reported at 09:28:40 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -96.9082° West, 36.4035° North. Global time and date of event 02/01/17 / 2017-01-02 15:28:40 / January 2, 2017 @ 3:28 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10007p9i. Event ids that are associated: us10007p9i. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 35 km (22 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Skiatook, Sand Springs, Guthrie (min 5000 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 two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy 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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