A minor earthquake magnitude 3.17 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.495117426 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ok2019rryu. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019rryu. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/09/19 / 2019-09-09 17:57:07 / September 9, 2019 @ 5:57 pm. Exact location, longitude -96.90930939° West, latitude 36.4249649° North, depth = 2.495117426 km. The temblor was reported at 11:57:07 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sand Springs, Guthrie, Arkansas City.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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