A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us10008ega. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008ega. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 00:09:49 / April 5, 2017 @ 12:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.93 km (2 miles). Exact location, longitude -97.2054° West, latitude 35.9827° North, depth = 2.93 km. The temblor was reported at 18:09:49 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shawnee, Moore, Enid. Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 6 km NE of Langston, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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