A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Ratliff City in Oklahoma on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 02:50:51 / 2:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -97.39832306° West, latitude 34.37992477° North, depth = 5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ok2021ejmv. Unique identifier: ok2021ejmv. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 02:50:51 / March 4, 2021 @ 2:50 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 33 km (20 miles) from Ardmore (c. 24 300 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Duncan (c. 23 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Pauls Valley (c. 6 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Purcell (c. 5 900 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Lone Grove (c. 5 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Purcell, Duncan, Pauls Valley (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 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SE of Ratliff City, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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