A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma. Exact location, longitude -95.37081146° West, latitude 35.10198212° North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/11/19 / 2019-11-29 13:43:07 / November 29, 2019 @ 1:43 pm. The 2.87-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:43:07 / 7:43 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ok2019xjqe. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019xjqe. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Muskogee, Poteau, Henryetta (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Henryetta (c. 5 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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: 2 km S of Quinton, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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