A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/07/18 / 2018-07-01 02:58:13 / July 1, 2018 @ 2:58 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.2865 West, latitude 35.8966 North, depth = 14.66 km. Event id: us2000ftb2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ftb2, us2000fsqw. The temblor was reported at 20:58:13 / 8:58 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.66 km (9 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecumseh, Newcastle, Enid. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 6 km SSW of Langston, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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