A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Lucien in Oklahoma on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 17:48:43 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.47683716 West, latitude 36.31059647 North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/21 / 2021-02-05 17:48:43 / February 5, 2021 @ 5:48 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: ok2021cnhw. Unique identifier: ok2021cnhw.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bethany, Warr Acres, The Village (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Bethany (c. 19 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 4 km NNW of Lucien, Oklahoma.
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