A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 17:38:58 / November 4, 2017 @ 5:38 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.432 km (4 miles). Exact location, longitude -96.681° West, latitude 35.8657° North, depth = 6.432 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:38:58 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bihm. Id of event: us2000bihm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Bixby (c. 20 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Edmond, Bixby, Perry. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 13 km N of Stroud, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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