A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/18 / 2018-02-11 11:40:25 / February 11, 2018 @ 11:40 am. The temblor was detected at 05:40:25 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000d0is. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d0is. Exact location of earthquake, -97.9065° West, 36.0333° North, depth 1.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.8 km (1 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tuttle, Choctaw, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 8 km S of Hennessey, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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