A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003k07. Id of event: us10003k07. The temblor was picked up at 06:21:16 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/10/15 / 2015-10-03 11:21:16 / October 3, 2015 @ 11:21 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.83 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -97.2295° West, 36.2599° North, depth 3.83 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Blackwell, Enid (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 51 km (32 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 6 km ESE of Perry, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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