A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/10/15 / 2015-10-02 06:25:13 / October 2, 2015 @ 6:25 am. Exact location of earthquake, -96.8077° West, 36.3338° North, depth 3.42 km. Unique identifier: us10003jpt. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003jpt. The temblor was reported at 01:25:13 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.42 km (2 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Sapulpa (c. 20 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tulsa, Guthrie, Sapulpa (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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