A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma on Friday. Exact location, longitude -96.6733° West, latitude 35.8504° North, depth = 4.43 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.43 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009wbv. Id of event: us20009wbv. Global time and date of event 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 15:04:21 / July 14, 2017 @ 3:04 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:04:21 / 9:04 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Bixby (c. 20 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Edmond, Perry, Bixby (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 11 km N of Stroud, Oklahoma.
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