A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Luther in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 23:03:01 / September 4, 2017 @ 11:03 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000afpz. Unique identifier: us2000afpz. Exact location, longitude -97.2104° West, latitude 35.6702° North, depth = 5 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:03:01 / 5:03 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Purcell, Blanchard, Seminole (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 1 km NW of Luther, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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