A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.41 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 14:17:50 / July 14, 2017 @ 2:17 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.6898 West, latitude 35.8619 North, depth = 5.41 km. The temblor was detected at 08:17:50 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009wbj. Unique identifier: us20009wbj.
Event epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Broken Arrow (c. 98 900 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oklahoma City, The Village, Broken Arrow. 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 earthquakes in the world each year. 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 has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 12 km NNW of Stroud, Oklahoma.
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