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Minor earthquake, 3.87 mag strikes near Prague in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 35.54790878S, -96.75782013WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.87 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Prague in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.9264617562 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -96.75782013° West, 35.54790878° North, depth 0.9264617562 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 12:12:11 / December 2, 2019 @ 12:12 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2019xozr. Unique identifier: ok2019xozr. The temblor was picked up at 06:12:11 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter).

Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jenks, Sand Springs, Ada.

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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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: 9 km NW of Prague, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.87 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -96.75782013° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.54790878° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.9264617562 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km NW of Prague, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-12-02 12:12:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-02 12:19:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 9 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.603 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 233 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 94 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1072145104 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.8103854703 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 40.28277588 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 ok2019xozr Id of event.
Event Code 2019xozr An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2019xozr, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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