A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 18:17:16 / November 4, 2017 @ 6:17 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:17:16 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000bjv4. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bjv4. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.671 km (5 miles). Exact location, longitude -97.906° West, latitude 36.0344° North, depth = 7.671 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Midwest City, Del City, Stillwater. Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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