A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Tonkawa in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.3886° West, latitude 36.5699° North, depth = 1.296 km. The temblor was reported at 02:02:11 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10003jrx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003jrx. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/15 / 2015-10-02 07:02:11 / October 2, 2015 @ 7:02 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.296 km (1 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Arkansas City, Stillwater (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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 fifty-five, in the last 10 days sixty-six, in the past 30 days ninety-seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km SSW of Tonkawa, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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