A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Cherokee in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, depth 2.41 km, -98.4561° West, 36.6575° North. The temblor was picked up at 23:19:28 / 11:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.41 km (1 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000g7ps. Event ids that are associated: us2000g7ps. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/07/18 / 2018-07-18 05:19:28 / July 18, 2018 @ 5:19 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 59 km (37 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Enid.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 13 km SW of Cherokee, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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