A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us2000bkas. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bkas. The temblor was reported at 05:47:16 / 5:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.5123° West, 36.2772° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 11:47:16 / November 8, 2017 @ 11:47 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bethany, Warr Acres, The Village (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Bethany (c. 19 100 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 20 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.
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