A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Quinton in Oklahoma. Exact location of event, longitude -95.34198761 West, latitude 35.12076569 North, depth = 5 km. Global time and date of event 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 10:13:10 / December 8, 2020 @ 10:13 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ok2020ybqh. Id of event: ok2020ybqh. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:13:10 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Muskogee, Henryetta, Poteau (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Muskogee (c. 39 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from McAlester (c. 18 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Sallisaw (c. 8 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Poteau (c. 8 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Henryetta (c. 5 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 2 km E of Quinton, Oklahoma.
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