A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009wbh. Id of event: us20009wbh. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.6935 West, latitude 35.8536 North, depth = 7.17 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:04:50 / 8:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.17 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 14:04:50 / July 14, 2017 @ 2:04 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (53 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), 74 km (46 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 78 km (48 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, Skiatook, The Village.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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