A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Cushing in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aqkv. Id of event: us2000aqkv. Exact location of earthquake, -96.8094° West, 35.9883° North, depth 6.72 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.72 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 09:43:50 / September 19, 2017 @ 9:43 am. The temblor was picked up at 03:43:50 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 76 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), 26 km (16 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Midwest City, Jenks, Tulsa (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 3 km W of Cushing, Oklahoma.
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