A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 18:30:41 / 6:30 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100086el. Id of event: us100086el. Exact location of event, depth 4.57 km, -96.6512° West, 35.8397° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 00:30:41 / March 2, 2017 @ 12:30 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.57 km (3 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Midwest City, Edmond, Perry (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 69 km (43 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop).
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 one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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