A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, longitude -97.3533783 West, latitude 36.36400223 North, depth = 3.259420872 km. Global time and date of event 10/10/20 / 2020-10-10 21:40:09 / October 10, 2020 @ 9:40 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.87-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:40:09 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.259420872 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ok2020tysg. Event ids that are associated: ok2020tysg.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 47 km (29 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cushing, Guthrie, Blackwell. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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 NW of Perry, Oklahoma. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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