A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us20005fxz. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005fxz. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 23:02:04 / April 6, 2016 @ 11:02 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.0832 West, latitude 36.2924 North, depth = 3.14 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.14 km (2 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:02:04 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Enid, Blackwell, Guthrie (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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 seven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km E of Perry, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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