A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Jefferson in Oklahoma on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2021dlvw. Unique identifier: ok2021dlvw. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:08:53 / 4:08 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/21 / 2021-02-19 04:08:53 / February 19, 2021 @ 4:08 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -97.68117523 West, latitude 36.69722748 North, depth = 5 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arkansas City, Wellington, Perry (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Enid (c. 49 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Ponca City (c. 25 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arkansas City (c. 12 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Wellington (c. 8 200 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Blackwell (c. 7 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 10 km ESE of Jefferson, Oklahoma.
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