A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.804 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -97.5178 West, latitude 36.29 North, depth = 12.804 km. Global time and date of event 11/09/15 / 2015-09-11 21:28:18 / September 11, 2015 @ 9:28 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20003je0. Id of event: us20003je0. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:28:18 / 4:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Piedmont, Edmond. The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty-six, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 20 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.
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