A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.302 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us100088c8. Unique identifier: us100088c8. Exact location of event, depth 5.302 km, -96.9691° West, 36.4427° North. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:54:59 / 5:54 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 23:54:59 / March 10, 2017 @ 11:54 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Arkansas City, Cushing. Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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