A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Cherokee in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.22 km (2 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008idf. Unique identifier: us20008idf. Exact location of earthquake, -98.0863° West, 36.861° North, depth 3.22 km. The temblor was reported at 19:18:42 / 7:18 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 01:18:42 / February 8, 2017 @ 1:18 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Blackwell, Enid (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 26 km ENE of Cherokee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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