A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Thomas in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -98.6822° West, latitude 35.8055° North, depth = 4.43 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.43 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/11/18 / 2018-11-22 03:26:24 / November 22, 2018 @ 3:26 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hvaq. Unique identifier: us1000hvaq. The temblor was picked up at 21:26:24 / 9:26 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Reno, Clinton, Weatherford. Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from El Reno (c. 16 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Weatherford (c. 10 800 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Clinton (c. 9 000 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Watonga (c. 5 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 9 km NE of Thomas, Oklahoma.
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