A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Lamont in Oklahoma. Event id: ok2020tfjb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020tfjb. The temblor was detected at 07:26:01 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -97.67021942° West, 36.70631027° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/09/20 / 2020-09-30 07:26:01 / September 30, 2020 @ 7:26 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km W of Lamont, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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