A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.5 km (2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 03:51:19 / July 17, 2017 @ 3:51 am. The temblor was reported at 21:51:19 / 9:51 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009wux. Id of event: us20009wux. Exact location of event, longitude -96.6862 West, latitude 35.8651 North, depth = 3.5 km.
Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Bixby (c. 20 900 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Bixby, Perry (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km N of Stroud, Oklahoma.
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