A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Lucien in Oklahoma. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.541711688 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/21 / 2021-02-05 17:27:41 / February 5, 2021 @ 5:27 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 17:27:41 / 5:27 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ok2021cnhe. Event ids that are associated: ok2021cnhe. Exact location of event, depth 1.541711688 km, -97.5136795° West, 36.2927475° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Guthrie (c. 10 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cushing, Piedmont, Edmond (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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