A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, -97.3053° West, 36.4793° North, depth 1.28 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.28 km (1 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:24:31 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 07:24:31 / May 14, 2017 @ 7:24 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us10008sbv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008sbv.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Arkansas City, Guthrie. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 52 km (32 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 21 km N of Perry, Oklahoma.
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