A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006mdx. Unique identifier: us10006mdx. Exact location of event, depth 5.69 km, -97.2957° West, 35.9427° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.69 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/16 / 2016-09-06 13:00:00 / September 6, 2016 @ 1:00 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:00:00 / 8:00 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shawnee, El Reno, Mustang. Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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