A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Hennessey in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, -97.9014° West, 36.1909° North, depth 5 km. Id of earthquake: us1000h8md. Event ids that are associated: us1000h8md. The temblor was picked up at 22:56:46 / 10:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/10/18 / 2018-10-08 04:56:46 / October 8, 2018 @ 4:56 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Yukon, The Village, Stillwater. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Yukon (c. 22 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from El Reno (c. 16 700 pop).
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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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