A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/15 / 2015-06-20 19:23:40 / June 20, 2015 @ 7:23 pm. Id of earthquake: us10002mwa. Event ids that are associated: us10002mwa. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3817 West, latitude 35.74 North, depth = 5 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:23:40 / 2:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 33 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), 46 km (28 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Blanchard, Tecumseh, Noble.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days ninety-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km NE of Edmond, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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