A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Spencer in Oklahoma on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.3 km, -97.3739° West, 35.5855° North. Global time and date of event 25/04/17 / 2017-04-25 20:16:14 / April 25, 2017 @ 8:16 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 14:16:14 / 2:16 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008ktq. Event ids that are associated: us10008ktq.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Perry, Chickasha, Seminole. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 12 km (7 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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