A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.79 km (2 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 08:37:35 / July 11, 2017 @ 8:37 am. Exact location, longitude -96.6605° West, latitude 36.3049° North, depth = 2.79 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098r6. Id of event: us100098r6. The temblor was detected at 02:37:35 / 2:37 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 62 km (39 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Owasso (c. 28 900 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Sapulpa (c. 20 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Collinsville, Owasso, Glenpool (min 5000 pop). Nearby 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 13 km ESE of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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