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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag strikes near Perry in Oklahoma



Earthquake location 36.2854S, -97.5112WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -97.5112° West, 36.2854° North, depth 3.99 km. Global time and date of event 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 03:40:30 / September 14, 2017 @ 3:40 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000am3s. Event ids that are associated: us2000am3s. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.99 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 21:40:30 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter).

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was The Village, Cushing, Piedmont (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake 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), 60 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 20 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.5112° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.2854° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.99 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 20km W of Perry, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-09-14 03:40:30 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-09-14 03:51:39 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 168 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.213 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.27 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 21 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000am3s Id of event.
Event Code 2000am3s An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000am3s, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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