A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.4038° West, latitude 35.6704° North, depth = 6.477 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/08/17 / 2017-08-02 20:45:26 / August 2, 2017 @ 8:45 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10009j1h. Id of event: us10009j1h. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.477 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 14:45:26 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Purcell, Perry, Cushing (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 25 km (15 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km ENE of Edmond, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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