A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/02/17 / 2017-02-06 11:04:19 / February 6, 2017 @ 11:04 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -97.3974° West, latitude 35.6856° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:04:19 / 5:04 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20008hwn. Event ids that are associated: us20008hwn.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 27 km (16 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Purcell, Perry, Cushing.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 8 km ENE of Edmond, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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