A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Tuttle in Oklahoma. The temblor was picked up at 19:45:23 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j6i3. Id of event: us2000j6i3. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.51 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 20/01/19 / 2019-01-20 01:45:23 / January 20, 2019 @ 1:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5.51 km, -97.8622° West, 35.2772° North.
Epicenter of the event was 38 km (24 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). 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 Harrah, Choctaw, Edmond.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
How would you describe the shaking?
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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 4 km WSW of Tuttle, Oklahoma.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.