A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Enid in Oklahoma. Global time and date of event 09/03/18 / 2018-03-09 20:32:47 / March 9, 2018 @ 8:32 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.7565 West, latitude 36.4867 North, depth = 3.7 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:32:47 / 2:32 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000d2gn. Unique identifier: us1000d2gn.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 15 km (9 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Stillwater, Guthrie, Ponca City.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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