A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Blanchard in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -97.6133° West, latitude 35.1325° North, depth = 7.54 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:18:31 / 7:18 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.54 km (5 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 13:18:31 / March 7, 2019 @ 1:18 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jbut. Id of event: us1000jbut.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Duncan, Shawnee, Tecumseh (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km E of Blanchard, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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