A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -97.3846° West, 35.738° North, depth 5.743 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10002lwf. Id of event: us10002lwf. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.743 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/06/15 / 2015-06-26 03:55:59 / June 26, 2015 @ 3:55 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:55:59 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Blanchard, Tecumseh, Noble (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 32 km (20 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km NE of Edmond, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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