A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Wednesday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:20:52 / 5:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 3.35 km, -98.7746° West, 36.436° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008wz6. Unique identifier: us10008wz6. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/05/17 / 2017-05-31 23:20:52 / May 31, 2017 @ 11:20 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.35 km (2 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Watonga, Woodward (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 55 km (34 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 32 km NW of Fairview, Oklahoma.
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