A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/12/17 / 2017-12-27 03:22:08 / December 27, 2017 @ 3:22 am. Event id: us1000bwkp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000bwkp. Exact location of event, longitude -97.6169 West, latitude 36.8185 North, depth = 5.25 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.25 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:22:08 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winfield, Perry, Arkansas City (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 52 km (33 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 10 km E of Medford, Oklahoma.
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