A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Perry in Oklahoma on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 12:25:34 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ok2020uiyz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020uiyz. Global time and date of event 16/10/20 / 2020-10-16 12:25:34 / October 16, 2020 @ 12:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.34773254 West, latitude 36.36843109 North, depth = 3.567566633 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.567566633 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Cushing (c. 7 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cushing, Guthrie, Blackwell (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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