A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bf41. Unique identifier: us2000bf41. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:54:12 / 2:54 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/11/17 / 2017-11-01 20:54:12 / November 1, 2017 @ 8:54 pm. Exact location of event, depth 4.5 km, -97.9101° West, 36.029° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Choctaw, Tuttle, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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