A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Cushing in Oklahoma on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -96.805° West, latitude 35.9841° North, depth = 5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aj7m. Id of event: us2000aj7m. The temblor was reported at 01:13:56 / 1:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 07:13:56 / September 10, 2017 @ 7:13 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 75 km (47 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Midwest City, Jenks, Tulsa (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 3 km W of Cushing, Oklahoma.
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