A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Okarche in Oklahoma on Friday. The temblor was reported at 06:25:29 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/06/17 / 2017-06-09 12:25:29 / June 9, 2017 @ 12:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -98.0174° West, latitude 35.6684° North, depth = 5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009li8. Unique identifier: us20009li8.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Norman, Choctaw, Anadarko (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 51 km (31 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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