A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Oklahoma kilometers (0 miles) from Oklahoma. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -98.9121° West, 36.2289° North, depth 5 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:52:06 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008sa4. Event ids that are associated: us10008sa4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/05/17 / 2017-05-14 01:52:06 / May 14, 2017 @ 1:52 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 49 km (30 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Watonga, Woodward.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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