A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 08:00:09 / 8:00 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20008trk. Event ids that are associated: us20008trk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.36 km (2 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 14:00:09 / March 22, 2017 @ 2:00 pm. Exact location, longitude -96.659° West, latitude 35.8519° North, depth = 3.36 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Holdenville, Oklahoma City, The Village. Epicenter of the event was 88 km (55 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Broken Arrow (c. 98 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km N of Stroud, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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