Three 3-Point Earthquakes Recorded Near Fairview


Friday, January 29th 2016, 1:10 pm
By: News 9


Three 3-point magnitude earthquakes have been recorded near the town of Fairview, Okla., on Friday.

The first, a 3.4 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 11:47 a.m. Its epicenter was located 18 miles northwest of Fairview, and 39 miles east of Woodward. It was about five miles deep.

A second earthquake then struck the area at 2:27 p.m. This earthquake measured as a 3.3 magnitude. Its epicenter was located 19 miles to the northwest of Fairview at a depth of about seven miles.

A third earthquake, this one a 3.5 magnitude, struck at 3:58 p.m. Its epicenter was also 19 miles northwest of Fairview. It was recorded at a depth of three miles. 

No injuries or damage were immediately reported.