A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.4307° West, latitude 36.1984° North, depth = 3.58 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:27:30 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10008ikj. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008ikj. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.58 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/04/17 / 2017-04-18 13:27:30 / April 18, 2017 @ 1:27 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Warr Acres, The Village, Blackwell (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 16 km SW of Perry, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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