A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Luther in Oklahoma. The temblor was picked up at 09:47:27 / 9:47 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us100073hq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073hq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 14:47:27 / November 1, 2016 @ 2:47 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -97.1666 West, latitude 35.6658 North, depth = 5.458 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.458 km (3 miles).
The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Purcell, Blanchard, El Reno. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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