A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Beaver in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -100.2794037° West, 36.9951973° North. Unique identifier: ok2019yglr. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2019yglr. The temblor was reported at 19:35:00 / 7:35 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/12/19 / 2019-12-12 01:35:00 / December 12, 2019 @ 1:35 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Liberal (c. 20 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Liberal (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 29 km NE of Beaver, Oklahoma.
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