A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/01/19 / 2019-01-02 01:40:46 / January 2, 2019 @ 1:40 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:40:46 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.4 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: us2000izra. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000izra. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.8813 West, latitude 36.4507 North, depth = 5.4 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Skiatook, Sand Springs (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. 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: 14 km NNW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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