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Minor earthquake 3.14 mag, 7 km ENE of Holdenville, Oklahoma

Earthquake location 35.09884262S, -96.31807709WA 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km ENE of Holdenville, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.14 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -96.31807709° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.09884262° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.826232076 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km ENE 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 2019-08-29 08:39:36 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-08-29 08:41:00 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 automatic 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 152 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ok The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ok, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 45 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2807880938 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.4881773945 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 144.3248978 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 ok2019qxdw Id of event.
Event Code 2019qxdw An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2019qxdw, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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