A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Stillwater in Oklahoma on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 5.12 km, -97.0305° West, 36.2015° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/04/17 / 2017-04-09 01:47:32 / April 9, 2017 @ 1:47 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008fyt. Unique identifier: us10008fyt. The temblor was detected at 19:47:32 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.12 km (3 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sapulpa, The Village, Sand Springs (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Sapulpa (c. 20 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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: 9 km NNE of Stillwater, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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