A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Event id: us10006k5z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006k5z. Global time and date of event 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 20:50:25 / September 3, 2016 @ 8:50 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.34 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:50:25 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -96.9762° West, 36.3157° North, depth 4.34 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guthrie, Blackwell, Ponca City. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 23 km (15 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 15 km W of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.