A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Guthrie in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, depth 5.597 km, -97.5945° West, 35.7956° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/16 / 2016-05-20 21:36:30 / May 20, 2016 @ 9:36 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10005j10. Event ids that are associated: us10005j10. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.597 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:36:30 / 4:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Noble, Watonga, Blanchard (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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