A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Prague in Oklahoma on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 3.98 km, -96.7514° West, 35.5759° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ajtf. Unique identifier: us2000ajtf. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 03:27:06 / September 11, 2017 @ 3:27 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.98 km (2 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:27:06 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Jenks, Newcastle, Sand Springs (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 11 km NNW of Prague, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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