A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Lindsay in Oklahoma. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.7023 West, latitude 34.956 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:11:46 / 5:11 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/20 / 2020-01-18 23:11:46 / January 18, 2020 @ 11:11 pm. Unique identifier: us60007aav. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007aav.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Tecumseh, Harrah (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 16 km NW of Lindsay, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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