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Minor earthquake, 3.09 mag strikes near Quinton in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 35.12100983S, -95.36837769WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:27:17 / 8:27 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ok2021cjwc. Unique identifier: ok2021cjwc. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 03/02/21 / 2021-02-03 20:27:17 / February 3, 2021 @ 8:27 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -95.36837769° West, latitude 35.12100983° North, depth = 10 km.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Okmulgee (c. 12 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Okmulgee, Muskogee, Poteau.

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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 0 km SE of Quinton, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.09 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -95.36837769° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 35.12100983° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 0 km SE of Quinton, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-03 20:27:17 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-03 20:28:57 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 147 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ok The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ok, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 35 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1156268269 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.7756299194 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 189.1396103 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ok2021cjwc Id of event.
Event Code 2021cjwc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2021cjwc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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