A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.09 km (1 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:06:17 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/17 / 2017-11-02 12:06:17 / November 2, 2017 @ 12:06 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.8971 West, latitude 36.0342 North, depth = 2.09 km. Id of earthquake: us2000bfiy. Event ids that are associated: us2000bfiy.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tuttle, Choctaw, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 8 km S of Hennessey, Oklahoma.
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