A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 16:34:55 / November 29, 2017 @ 4:34 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000bvwc. Event ids that are associated: us2000bvwc. The temblor was reported at 10:34:55 / 10:34 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.663 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.8327 West, latitude 36.1026 North, depth = 6.663 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oklahoma City, Stillwater, Bethany (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Yukon (c. 22 700 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 5 km E of Hennessey, Oklahoma.
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