A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma on Sunday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:07:12 / 3:07 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us600056ng. Event ids that are associated: us600056ng. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -95.3668° West, 35.1404° North, depth 5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/19 / 2019-08-18 09:07:12 / August 18, 2019 @ 9:07 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Okmulgee, Poteau, Muskogee. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Okmulgee (c. 12 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Henryetta (c. 5 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 1 km NNE of Quinton, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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