A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) was reported 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Fairview in Oklahoma on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -98.73786163° West, 36.49110794° North, depth 2.620843887 km. Unique identifier: ok2020dqpd. Ids that are associated to the event: ok2020dqpd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.620843887 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 18:25:58 / February 21, 2020 @ 6:25 pm. The temblor was picked up at 12:25:58 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 59 km (36 miles) from Woodward (c. 12 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Woodward (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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