A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Crescent in Oklahoma on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -97.5686 West, latitude 36.0667 North, depth = 4.94 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.94 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 01:25:00 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/18 / 2018-05-14 07:25:00 / May 14, 2018 @ 7:25 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us1000e4il. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000e4il.
Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Newcastle, Tuttle, Blackwell. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 12 km N of Crescent, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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