A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cmjv. Unique identifier: us2000cmjv. Exact location of earthquake, -97.8729° West, 35.9882° North, depth 5.091 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.091 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 11:22:33 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/01/18 / 2018-01-22 17:22:33 / January 22, 2018 @ 5:22 pm.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Stillwater, Midwest City, Del City (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine 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.
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