A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The temblor was reported at 06:45:47 / 6:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -97.4908° West, 36.1736° North, depth 5.11 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000h490. Id of event: us1000h490. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/09/18 / 2018-09-29 12:45:47 / September 29, 2018 @ 12:45 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.11 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Reno, Harrah, Del City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-nine 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 22 km SW of Perry, Oklahoma.
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