Two Small Earthquakes Shake Near Guthrie

Thursday, December 24th 2015, 12:25 pm
By: News 9

A pair of small earthquakes rattled residents in quick succession near Guthrie, Thursday morning.

The first quake was recorded at 9:13 a.m. The 2.9 magnitude temblor struck two miles south southwest of Guthrie at a depth of three miles.

Then, at 9:14 a.m., a 3.2 magnitude earthquake rumbled three miles southwest of Guthrie at a depth of nearly four miles.

No damage or injuries have been reported with either earthquake.

According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), earthquakes with magnitudes ranging from 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans. Damage is more likely with earthquakes at magnitudes of 4.0 and higher.