A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma on Monday. The temblor was reported at 12:39:18 / 12:39 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.9 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000hqw3. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000hqw3. Exact location of event, longitude -96.875 West, latitude 36.4113 North, depth = 6.9 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/11/18 / 2018-11-12 18:39:18 / November 12, 2018 @ 6:39 pm.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Skiatook, Guthrie, Sand Springs (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 10 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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