A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.96 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 09/04/18 / 2018-04-09 10:22:20 / April 9, 2018 @ 10:22 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dwui. Unique identifier: us2000dwui. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.5814 West, latitude 36.216 North, depth = 3.96 km. The temblor was detected at 04:22:20 / 4:22 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Harrah, Del City, Midwest City (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 27 km WSW of Perry, Oklahoma.
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