A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Guthrie in Oklahoma on Sunday. Event id: us10004f59. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004f59. The temblor was reported at 01:36:07 / 1:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/01/16 / 2016-01-17 07:36:07 / January 17, 2016 @ 7:36 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.35 West, latitude 35.8879 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Newcastle, Norman, Enid. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
Each 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 five, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km E of Guthrie, Oklahoma.
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