A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Lindsay in Oklahoma. Event id: ok2020dhtm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020dhtm. The 2.81-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:24:35 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -97.68945312° West, latitude 34.96393204° North, depth = 1.340663671 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/02/20 / 2020-02-16 22:24:35 / February 16, 2020 @ 10:24 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.340663671 km (1 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Lawton (c. 96 900 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecumseh, Piedmont, Harrah (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 16 km NNW of Lindsay, Oklahoma.
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