A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Langston in Oklahoma on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 14:58:37 / 2:58 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60003qef. Event ids that are associated: us60003qef. Global time and date of event 21/05/19 / 2019-05-21 20:58:37 / May 21, 2019 @ 8:58 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.34 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -97.313 West, latitude 35.9982 North, depth = 1.34 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Moore, Yukon, Enid (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 7 km NW of Langston, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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