A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:24:55 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.02 km (4 miles). Event id: us10006tqu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006tqu. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/09/16 / 2016-09-29 06:24:55 / September 29, 2016 @ 6:24 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.9439 West, latitude 36.3822 North, depth = 7.02 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 31 km (19 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Guthrie, Blackwell (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 13 km WNW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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