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Minor earthquake: M3.2 quake has struck near Perry in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 36.2162S, -97.5854WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j43a. Id of event: us2000j43a. Exact location of event, longitude -97.5854 West, latitude 36.2162 North, depth = 2.27 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.27 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/01/19 / 2019-01-15 13:32:02 / January 15, 2019 @ 1:32 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:32:02 / 7:32 am (local time epicenter).

Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Bethany (c. 19 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Bethany, Warr Acres. 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km WSW of Perry, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.5854° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.2162° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.27 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 27km WSW of Perry, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-01-15 13:32:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-01-15 14:30:55 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 158 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.431 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.15 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 60 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000j43a Id of event.
Event Code 2000j43a An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000j43a, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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