A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aciv. Id of event: us2000aciv. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:16:18 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/08/17 / 2017-08-28 16:16:18 / August 28, 2017 @ 4:16 pm. Exact location of event, depth 5.77 km, -97.5058° West, 36.2781° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.77 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was The Village, Cushing, Piedmont (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from The Village (c. 8 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 19 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.
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