A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:49:31 / 5:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -96.8938 West, latitude 36.4412 North, depth = 4.75 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.75 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 10:49:31 / September 26, 2016 @ 10:49 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006squ. Unique identifier: us10006squ.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Blackwell, Cushing. The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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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