A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Mooreland in Oklahoma on Friday. Id of earthquake: us10008fe4. Event ids that are associated: us10008fe4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/17 / 2017-04-07 08:01:10 / April 7, 2017 @ 8:01 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.9413 West, latitude 36.5176 North, depth = 5.9 km. The temblor was reported at 02:01:10 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Woodward. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 25 km ENE of Mooreland, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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