A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Guthrie in Oklahoma. Id of earthquake: us20004xvy. Event ids that are associated: us20004xvy. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:27:39 / 2:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -97.3992 West, latitude 35.966 North, depth = 8.55 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/02/16 / 2016-02-04 20:27:39 / February 4, 2016 @ 8:27 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.55 km (5 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mustang, Moore, El Reno. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 56 km (35 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 9 km NNE of Guthrie, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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