A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.26 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 19:58:28 / April 5, 2017 @ 7:58 pm. The temblor was reported at 13:58:28 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.26 km, -96.9122° West, 36.4198° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008equ. Unique identifier: us10008equ.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 36 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Arkansas City, Blackwell.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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