A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Pawnee in Oklahoma. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000h961. Unique identifier: us2000h961. Exact location, longitude -96.9714° West, latitude 36.441° North, depth = 4.468 km. Global time and date of event 06/09/18 / 2018-09-06 06:40:54 / September 6, 2018 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:40:54 / 12:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.468 km (3 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guthrie, Arkansas City, Cushing. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 18 km NW of Pawnee, Oklahoma.
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