A minor earthquake magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Holdenville in Oklahoma on Thursday. The 3.14-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:39:36 / 2:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/08/19 / 2019-08-29 08:39:36 / August 29, 2019 @ 8:39 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.826232076 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.31807709 West, latitude 35.09884262 North, depth = 1.826232076 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2019qxdw. Id of event: ok2019qxdw.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop), 53 km (33 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), 35 km (22 miles) from Seminole (c. 7 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Okmulgee, Shawnee, Tecumseh.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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