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Earthquake: M 2.6 quake strikes near Pawnee in Oklahoma



Earthquake location 36.3291S, -96.845WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.6 (mg/mb) has striked on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The temblor was reported at 11:11:03 / 11:11 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-22 05:11:03 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -96.845 West, latitude 36.3291 North, depth 5 km.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Sapulpa (c. 20 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sapulpa, Guthrie, Sand Springs.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -96.845° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 36.3291° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3km WSW 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 2015-01-22 05:11:03 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-22 22:18:13 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 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 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 104 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 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.42 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 71 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 usc000tif4 Id of event.
Event Code c000tif4 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usc000tif4 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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