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Minor earthquake, 3.2 mag was detected near Langston in Oklahoma



Earthquake location 36.0082S, -97.3328WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3328 West, latitude 36.0082 North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/11/17 / 2017-11-20 05:55:39 / November 20, 2017 @ 5:55 am. Event id: us2000brqi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000brqi. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:55:39 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 62 km (39 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mustang, El Reno, Moore (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 9 km NW of Langston, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.3328° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.0082° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km NW of Langston, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-11-20 05:55:39 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-11-20 06:04:31 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 158 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.184 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.39 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 29 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000brqi Id of event.
Event Code 2000brqi An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000brqi, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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