A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.8337 West, latitude 36.0995 North, depth = 3.25 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:53:25 / 11:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.25 km (2 miles). Unique identifier: us1000dttx. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000dttx. Global time and date of event 28/04/18 / 2018-04-28 05:53:25 / April 28, 2018 @ 5:53 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oklahoma City, Stillwater, Bethany. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Yukon (c. 22 700 pop).
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 six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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