A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Jefferson in Oklahoma. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.330283314 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -97.81245422° West, latitude 36.78211594° North, depth = 0.330283314 km. Global time and date of event 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 19:12:02 / November 16, 2020 @ 7:12 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:12:02 / 7:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020wocz. Id of event: ok2020wocz.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Perry, Wellington (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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