A minor earthquake magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.956526995 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020gapk. Id of event: ok2020gapk. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/03/20 / 2020-03-26 17:00:04 / March 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -97.35661316 West, latitude 36.3548851 North, depth = 2.956526995 km. The 3.27-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:00:04 / 11:00 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Cushing, Guthrie (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 two and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 9 km NW of Perry, Oklahoma.
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