A minor earthquake magnitude 3.85 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Lucien in Oklahoma. The 3.85-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:16:57 / 4:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -97.51013947° West, latitude 36.2897644° North, depth = 1.614087701 km. Id of earthquake: ok2021cnev. Event ids that are associated: ok2021cnev. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.614087701 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/02/21 / 2021-02-05 16:16:57 / February 5, 2021 @ 4:16 pm.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Bethany (c. 19 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bethany, Warr Acres, The Village (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. 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: 5 km WNW of Lucien, Oklahoma.
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