Multiple Earthquakes, Including 4.7 Magnitude, Shake Oklahomans Awake


Thursday, November 19th 2015, 8:13 am
By: News 9


Multiple earthquakes, including a 4.7 magnitude, shook many Oklahomans awake early Thursday morning.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, at 1:42 a.m., a 4.7 magnitude earthquake was recorded eight miles southwest of Cherokee and 36 miles west, northwest of Enid. It was about four miles deep.

Many News 9 viewers, including those in Oklahoma City, Norman, Shawnee, Shattuck and more, reported feeling this earthquake.

At 3:46 a.m., another 3.1 magnitude earthquake was recorded eight miles south, southwest of Cherokee and 34 miles west, northwest of Enid. It was about a mile deep.

At 6:03 a.m., the USGS reported another 3.7 magnitude earthquake in the same area, about nine miles south, southwest of Cherokee, and 35 miles west, northwest of Enid. It was about three miles deep.

At 7:25 a.m., a 3.4 magnitude earthquake was recorded seven miles north of Crescent and 15 miles northwest of Guthrie. It was about a mile deep. 

At 8:24 a.m., a 4.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded nine miles north of Crescent, and 16 miles north, northwest of Guthrie. It was about two miles deep. 

Did you feel any of these earthquakes? Comment below and tell us where you were!