A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 04:36:11 / October 7, 2015 @ 4:36 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us10003kvf. Unique identifier: us10003kvf. Exact location, longitude -97.5482° West, latitude 36.3213° North, depth = 3.76 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.76 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:36:11 / 11:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edmond, Ponca City, Blackwell (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 23 km W of Perry, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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