A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Edmond in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 08:20:31 / November 19, 2017 @ 8:20 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000braj. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000braj. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.3945° West, 35.6645° North. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:20:31 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 25 km (15 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Purcell, Perry, Cushing.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 7 km E of Edmond, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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