A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Stillwater in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/01/16 / 2016-01-21 15:12:46 / January 21, 2016 @ 3:12 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -97.0416° West, 36.1643° North, depth 6.219 km. Id of earthquake: us10004g3v. Event ids that are associated: us10004g3v. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.219 km (4 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:12:46 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Choctaw, Harrah, Blackwell (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 6 km (3 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Choctaw (c. 11 100 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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