A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Kingfisher in Oklahoma on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.370785236 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -98.0800705 West, latitude 35.83479309 North, depth = 3.370785236 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2019okna. Id of event: ok2019okna. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:25:51 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/07/19 / 2019-07-24 23:25:51 / July 24, 2019 @ 11:25 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Newcastle, Moore, Midwest City (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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