A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.45 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Lindsay in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 11:10:49 / May 17, 2020 @ 11:10 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.9549701214 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -97.70070648 West, latitude 34.97470474 North, depth = 0.9549701214 km. The temblor was detected at 05:10:49 / 5:10 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ok2020jrdy. Event ids that are associated: ok2020jrdy.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shawnee, Edmond, Tecumseh (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 57 km (36 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km NNW of Lindsay, Oklahoma.
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