A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Stroud in Oklahoma. The temblor was detected at 19:23:47 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10008lh3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008lh3. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 01:23:47 / April 28, 2017 @ 1:23 am. Exact location of earthquake, -96.6556° West, 35.7927° North, depth 5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Midwest City, Edmond, Henryetta (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 4 km N of Stroud, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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