A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.4984° West, latitude 36.2836° North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/11/17 / 2017-11-23 00:54:57 / November 23, 2017 @ 12:54 am. Id of earthquake: us2000btcv. Event ids that are associated: us2000btcv. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:54:57 / 6:54 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Piedmont, Cushing, Edmond (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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