A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Saturday. Event id: us2000ac1w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ac1w. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/08/17 / 2017-08-26 14:06:23 / August 26, 2017 @ 2:06 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.51 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:06:23 / 8:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -97.5088° West, latitude 36.2748° North, depth = 4.51 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cushing, Piedmont, Edmond. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
Did you feel the quake?
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: 19 km W of Perry, Oklahoma.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.