A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Enid in Oklahoma. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/02/16 / 2016-02-05 16:06:24 / February 5, 2016 @ 4:06 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:06:24 / 10:06 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20004y4k. Event ids that are associated: us20004y4k. Exact location of event, longitude -97.7948 West, latitude 36.5536 North, depth = 5 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 19 km (12 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Perry (c. 5 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ponca City, Perry, Blackwell (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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