A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/07/15 / 2015-07-11 06:40:43 / July 11, 2015 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.3884° West, 35.7509° North. The temblor was detected at 01:40:43 / 1:40 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20002wrd. Unique identifier: us20002wrd.
Event epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Blanchard, Tecumseh, Noble (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days sixty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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