A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Tuttle in Oklahoma on Wednesday. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:46:45 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.88140106 West, latitude 35.27726364 North, depth = 0.7761035562 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/02/20 / 2020-02-19 22:46:45 / February 19, 2020 @ 10:46 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2020dngt. Unique identifier: ok2020dngt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.7761035562 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Harrah, Choctaw, Purcell (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Oklahoma City (c. 580 000 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Norman (c. 110 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Moore (c. 55 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Midwest City (c. 54 400 pop).
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 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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