A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 15:20:45 / October 7, 2015 @ 3:20 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003kxz. Id of event: us10003kxz. The temblor was detected at 10:20:45 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.3032 West, latitude 36.3962 North, depth = 5.09 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.09 km (3 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Guthrie, Enid (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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