A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.01 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.137 West, latitude 36.3765 North, depth = 5.01 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000atrn. Unique identifier: us2000atrn. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/09/17 / 2017-09-24 01:11:37 / September 24, 2017 @ 1:11 am. The temblor was picked up at 19:11:37 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Edmond, Arkansas City, Enid. Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. 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: 16 km NE of Perry, Oklahoma.
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