A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:31:42 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aif7. Id of event: us2000aif7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.83 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -97.5145 West, latitude 36.2818 North, depth = 7.83 km. Global time and date of event 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 22:31:42 / September 8, 2017 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Piedmont, Edmond (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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