A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20006594. Id of event: us20006594. Exact location of earthquake, -97.2645° West, 35.8194° North, depth 8.11 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/06/16 / 2016-06-18 16:05:56 / June 18, 2016 @ 4:05 pm. The temblor was picked up at 11:05:56 / 11:05 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.11 km (5 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tuttle, Noble, Newcastle (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 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 five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 13 km S of Langston, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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