A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 04:37:08 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.95 km (4 miles). Unique identifier: ok2020utio. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cb54, ok2020utio. Exact location of event, longitude -97.3445 West, latitude 36.3645 North, depth = 6.95 km. Global time and date of event 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 04:37:08 / October 22, 2020 @ 4:37 am UTC/GMT.
The epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Cushing, Guthrie (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km NNW of Perry, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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