A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Cherokee in Oklahoma on Sunday. Global time and date of event 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 03:42:28 / January 25, 2016 @ 3:42 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004gy1. Id of event: us10004gy1. The temblor was reported at 21:42:28 / 9:42 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.42 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 4.42 km, -98.4702° West, 36.7646° North.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-three 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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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