A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma. Event id: us2000brah. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000brah. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:12:50 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 08:12:50 / November 19, 2017 @ 8:12 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -97.4003 West, latitude 35.6708 North, depth = 5 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chickasha, Seminole, Purcell (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 25 km (15 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 7 km (5 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 7 km ENE of Edmond, Oklahoma.
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