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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag was detected near Holdenville in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 35.0942S, -96.3073WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Holdenville in Oklahoma on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 12:19:47 / 12:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -96.3073° West, 35.0942° North, depth 15.4 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.4 km (10 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/05/19 / 2019-05-16 18:19:47 / May 16, 2019 @ 6:19 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003m5w. Id of event: us70003m5w.

Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Okmulgee, Shawnee, Tecumseh (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Ada (c. 16 800 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Okmulgee (c. 12 300 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Seminole (c. 7 500 pop).

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 one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km E of Holdenville, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -96.3073° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.0942° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.4 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km E of Holdenville, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-05-16 18:19:47 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-05-16 18:30:14 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 168 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 0.29 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.31 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 146 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70003m5w Id of event.
Event Code 70003m5w An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003m5w, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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