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Earthquake: M 2.8 quake strikes near Perry in Oklahoma



Earthquake location 36.3602S, -97.4598WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Monday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The temblor was reported at 02:30:05 / 2:30 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 3.8 km (2 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-29 08:30:05 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -97.4598 West, latitude 36.3602 North, depth 3.8 km.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 38 km (23 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cushing, Guthrie, Blackwell.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.4598° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.3602° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.8 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 17km WNW 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 2014-12-29 08:30:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-12-29 08:40:15 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 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 reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 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 121 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources us A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.446 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.43 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 57 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID usc000taic Id of event.
Event Code c000taic An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usc000taic A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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