A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was reported 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Lindsay in Oklahoma on Saturday. Event id: ok2020bgvm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007aav, ok2020bgvm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.29 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.7105 West, latitude 34.96233333 North, depth = 7.29 km. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:11:47 / 5:11 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/01/20 / 2020-01-18 23:11:47 / January 18, 2020 @ 11:11 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecumseh, Harrah, Piedmont (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 16 km NW of Lindsay, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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