A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Lindsay in Oklahoma. Global time and date of event 21/11/17 / 2017-11-21 14:04:40 / November 21, 2017 @ 2:04 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 08:04:40 / 8:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.6537 West, latitude 34.8673 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bsa6. Id of event: us2000bsa6.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Reno, Choctaw, Tecumseh (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every 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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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