3.0 Earthquake Recorded Near Perry


Tuesday, July 19th 2016, 12:42 pm
By: News 9


A small earthquake was recorded near the boundary of Garfield and Noble County just after 11 a.m. on Tuesday.

The 3.0 magnitude temblor rattled residents 11 miles left of the town of Perry, Okla., at a depth of about three miles.

There have been no reports of damage or injuries associated with this 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 quakes at magnitudes of 4.0 and greater.