A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/17 / 2017-06-24 16:14:11 / June 24, 2017 @ 4:14 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.41 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: us20009phl. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009phl. Exact location of event, longitude -96.8807 West, latitude 36.4449 North, depth = 2.41 km. The temblor was detected at 10:14:11 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Sand Springs (c. 18 900 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sand Springs, Arkansas City, Blackwell (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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: 13 km NNW of Pawnee, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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