A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma. Event id: us200050ee. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200050ee. The temblor was picked up at 13:27:31 / 1:27 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 15.05 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.7558 West, latitude 36.4686 North, depth = 15.05 km. Global time and date of event 15/02/16 / 2016-02-15 19:27:31 / February 15, 2016 @ 7:27 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 33 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.
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