A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Coalgate in Oklahoma on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.506 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 4.506 km, -96.2317° West, 34.5957° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us100072xy. Unique identifier: us100072xy. Global time and date of event 29/10/16 / 2016-10-29 10:30:09 / October 29, 2016 @ 10:30 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 05:30:09 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Durant, McAlester, Holdenville (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ada (c. 16 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Durant (c. 15 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Holdenville (c. 5 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km N of Coalgate, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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