A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.43 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -96.8914 West, latitude 36.4114 North, depth = 4.43 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/16 / 2016-09-07 11:17:39 / September 7, 2016 @ 11:17 am. The temblor was detected at 06:17:39 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006mnc. Unique identifier: us10006mnc.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sand Springs, Guthrie, Arkansas City (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 11 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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