A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.5588° West, latitude 36.2367° North, depth = 5 km. Id of earthquake: us2000j439. Event ids that are associated: us2000j439. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/01/19 / 2019-01-15 13:28:02 / January 15, 2019 @ 1:28 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 07:28:02 / 7:28 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Harrah, Del City, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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