A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Kingfisher in Oklahoma on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.08794403 West, latitude 35.84087372 North, depth = 2.755173922 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.755173922 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ok2019onuz. Event ids that are associated: ok2019onuz. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/07/19 / 2019-07-26 18:52:24 / July 26, 2019 @ 6:52 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.96-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:52:24 / 12:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Moore, Midwest City, Del City.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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