A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Medford in Oklahoma. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hs71. Id of event: us1000hs71. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 15/11/18 / 2018-11-15 17:20:30 / November 15, 2018 @ 5:20 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -97.7325 West, latitude 36.792 North, depth = 5 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:20:30 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Perry, Arkansas City, Wellington.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 1 km S of Medford, Oklahoma.
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