A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/09/16 / 2016-09-22 09:27:43 / September 22, 2016 @ 9:27 am. Id of earthquake: us10006rkp. Event ids that are associated: us10006rkp. The temblor was detected at 04:27:43 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -96.9286 West, latitude 36.42 North, depth = 8.39 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.39 km (5 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Arkansas City, Blackwell (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 36 km (22 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 14 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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