A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005z2c. Unique identifier: us10005z2c. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.23 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/16 / 2016-07-01 10:27:20 / July 1, 2016 @ 10:27 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:27:20 / 5:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 6.23 km, -97.2894° West, 36.2206° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was The Village, Piedmont, Edmond. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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