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Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 18 mi northeast of Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA, on Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 at 9:17 am (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 18 mi northeast of Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA, on Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 at 9:17 am (GMT -6) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 18 mi northeast of Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA, on Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 at 9:17 am (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 8 km depth

27 Feb 15:20 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
27 Feb 15:20: Now using data updates from USGS
27 Feb 15:24: Magnitude recalculated from 2.6 to 2.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.1 to 0.7 km (from 1.3 to 0.4 mi).
28 Feb 14:24: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 2.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.7 to 7.8 km (from 0.4 to 4.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards SW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeFeb 27, 2022 15:17:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Feb 27, 2022 at 9:17 am (GMT -6)
Depth7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude35.544°N / 96.7475°W (Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States)
Antipode35.544°S / 83.253°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities9 km (5 mi) NW of Prague (pop: 2,450) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SE of Chandler (pop: 3,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Shawnee (Pottawatomie County) (pop: 31,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) E of Midwest City (pop: 57,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (42 mi) E of Edmond (pop: 90,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Stillwater (pop: 49,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
70 km (44 mi) E of Oklahoma City (pop: 631,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Moore (pop: 60,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Norman (pop: 120,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
96 km (60 mi) SW of Tulsa (pop: 403,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 1.1°C (34 F), humidity: 52%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNW
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.67.8 km8 Km NW of Prague, OklahomaUSGS
2.67.8 kmOklahomaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake (2)

At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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3520 RD aka Wilzetta Road by the lake / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Sounded like a large heavy truck causing windows to rattle and chains on ceiling fan to begin to swing. We also heard a “boom”.  
Prague, Oklahoma usa (5.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : I was in bed when I heard a rumble and then felt a big bump (snap feeling).  
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