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Minor earthquake: M2.95 quake has struck near Bradley in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 34.94121552S, -97.67410278WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Bradley in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, longitude -97.67410278 West, latitude 34.94121552 North, depth = 8.153423309 km. Id of earthquake: ok2021dzqo. Event ids that are associated: ok2021dzqo. The temblor was reported at 17:22:17 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.153423309 km (5 miles). Global time and date of event 26/02/21 / 2021-02-26 17:22:17 / February 26, 2021 @ 5:22 pm UTC/GMT.

The epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Piedmont, Harrah, Tecumseh (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 7 km NNE of Bradley, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.95 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.67410278° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 34.94121552° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 8.153423309 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7 km NNE of Bradley, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-26 17:22:17 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-26 17:23:15 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 134 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 23 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.06708588451 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.4270752586 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 45.25495911 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 ok2021dzqo Id of event.
Event Code 2021dzqo An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2021dzqo, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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