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Minor earthquake, 3.17 mag has occurred near Pawnee in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 36.4249649S, -96.90930939WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.17 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.495117426 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ok2019rryu. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019rryu. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/09/19 / 2019-09-09 17:57:07 / September 9, 2019 @ 5:57 pm. Exact location, longitude -96.90930939° West, latitude 36.4249649° North, depth = 2.495117426 km. The temblor was reported at 11:57:07 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sand Springs, Guthrie, Arkansas City.

There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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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: 13 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.17 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -96.90930939° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.4249649° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.495117426 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-09-09 17:57:07 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-09-09 17:58:27 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 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 155 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 59 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07009507716 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.4930814734 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 80.45043182 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 ok2019rryu Id of event.
Event Code 2019rryu An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2019rryu, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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