A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us10006jxy. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006jxy. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.01 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -96.8946 West, latitude 36.4335 North, depth = 11.01 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 12:25:43 / September 3, 2016 @ 12:25 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:25:43 / 7:25 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Blackwell, Cushing (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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