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Minor earthquake, 3.19 mag strikes near Perry in Oklahoma

Earthquake location 36.36244583S, -97.35477448WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.261527538 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.35477448 West, latitude 36.36244583 North, depth = 3.261527538 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:27:17 / 8:27 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ok2020pxol. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020pxol. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/08/20 / 2020-08-14 08:27:17 / August 14, 2020 @ 8:27 am.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Cushing, Guthrie. Event epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

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 four and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 10 km NW of Perry, Oklahoma.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.19 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.35477448° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.36244583° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.261527538 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10 km NW of Perry, Oklahoma Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-08-14 08:27:17 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-08-14 08:28:35 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 157 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 73 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1407214552 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.4571870984 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 34.79518223 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 ok2020pxol Id of event.
Event Code 2020pxol An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ok2020pxol, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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