A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.84 km (5 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/20 / 2020-04-01 18:40:38 / April 1, 2020 @ 6:40 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -95.352° West, 35.14483333° North, depth 8.84 km. The 3.05-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:40:38 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020glrt. Id of event: ok2020glrt.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 67 km (42 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Okmulgee (c. 12 300 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Okmulgee, Poteau, Muskogee.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km NE of Quinton, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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