A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us10004au9. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004au9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/01/16 / 2016-01-02 05:08:11 / January 2, 2016 @ 5:08 am. Exact location of event, depth 1.07 km, -97.7117° West, 36.7909° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.07 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:08:11 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Perry, Arkansas City, Wellington (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 2 km SE of Medford, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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