A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Laverne in Oklahoma. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -99.94464111 West, latitude 36.93001938 North, depth = 5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2020bmhe. Unique identifier: ok2020bmhe. The temblor was reported at 16:47:37 / 4:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 22:47:37 / January 21, 2020 @ 10:47 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Woodward (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 74 km (46 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel the quake?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 24 km N of Laverne, Oklahoma.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.