Small Earthquake Rattles Near Perry


Saturday, February 20th 2016, 10:38 am
By: News 9


An earthquake rattled residents near Perry, Oklahoma Saturday morning.

The 3.0 magnitude earthquake shook at approximately 9:16 a.m. Its epicenter was located just four miles west, southwest of Perry, 19 miles west, northwest of Stillwater, 25 miles north of Guthrie, and 54 miles north of Oklahoma City.

It was about a mile deep.

No injuries or damages associated with this quake have been reported at this time.

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 4.0 and higher.