A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Luther in Oklahoma on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 05:10:47 / March 1, 2018 @ 5:10 am. Unique identifier: us2000d9jj. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000d9jj. The temblor was picked up at 23:10:47 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.52 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3159 West, latitude 35.6871 North, depth = 6.52 km.
Epicenter of the event was 30 km (19 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Seminole, Purcell, Blanchard (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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