A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma on Thursday. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:38:05 / 10:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 4.78 km, -96.6872° West, 35.8622° North. Global time and date of event 24/01/19 / 2019-01-24 16:38:05 / January 24, 2019 @ 4:38 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.78 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000j8ct. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000j8ct.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Broken Arrow, Skiatook, Del City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Broken Arrow (c. 98 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 12 km NNW of Stroud, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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