A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Global time and date of event 28/10/16 / 2016-10-28 18:24:54 / October 28, 2016 @ 6:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.8954 West, latitude 36.4482 North, depth = 6.57 km. The temblor was detected at 13:24:54 / 1:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us100072rr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100072rr. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.57 km (4 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guthrie, Sand Springs, Arkansas City. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 NNW of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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