A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006rx8. Id of event: us10006rx8. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.68 km (2 miles). Global time and date of event 23/09/16 / 2016-09-23 08:28:14 / September 23, 2016 @ 8:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 2.68 km, -96.9146° West, 36.421° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:28:14 / 3:28 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 36 km (23 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), 76 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guthrie, Arkansas City, Blackwell.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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