A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007vl3. Unique identifier: us10007vl3. The temblor was reported at 13:01:05 / 1:01 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/01/17 / 2017-01-26 19:01:05 / January 26, 2017 @ 7:01 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.766 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -96.9048° West, latitude 36.4358° North, depth = 3.766 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Blackwell, Cushing (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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 NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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