A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Blackwell in Oklahoma. Unique identifier: us2000cisg. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cisg. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.4459° West, 36.8712° North. The temblor was detected at 02:41:40 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/01/18 / 2018-01-12 08:41:40 / January 12, 2018 @ 8:41 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 65 km (41 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Derby (c. 22 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Winfield (c. 12 300 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Derby, Mulvane, Perry (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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 0, 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 struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 16 km WNW of Blackwell, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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