Earthquakes Reported In NW Oklahoma


Tuesday, January 19th 2016, 4:01 pm
By: LeighAnne Manwarren


Two earthquakes were reported Tuesday in northwest Oklahoma, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The first earthquake happened at 2:45 p.m. Tuesday and was a 4.2-magnitude earthquake. Its epicenter was about 18 miles northwest of Fairview, 39 miles east of Woodward, 44 miles west of Enid and 95 miles northwest of Oklahoma City.

The earthquake was less than two miles deep.

The second earthquake was a 3.0 magnitude and was reported at 5:57 p.m. Tuesday. Its epicenter was about one mile west, southwest of Medford, 28 miles north, northeast of Enid and 92 north of Oklahoma City. 

The earthquake was less than two miles deep.

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No immediate reports of damage or injury were reported.