A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Chickasha in Oklahoma. Global time and date of event 29/06/16 / 2016-06-29 15:15:39 / June 29, 2016 @ 3:15 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us200067yy. Ids that are associated to the event: us200067yy. Exact location, longitude -97.8183° West, latitude 35.013° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was reported at 10:15:39 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Choctaw, Piedmont, Lawton (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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