A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.67 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -97.8998° West, latitude 36.0332° North, depth = 6.67 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/02/18 / 2018-02-07 16:12:54 / February 7, 2018 @ 4:12 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:12:54 / 10:12 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000cib0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000cib0.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Midwest City, Del City, Stillwater.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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