USGS: Earthquake Recorded Near Noble County


Friday, February 27th 2015, 4:17 pm
By: News 9


A small earthquake was recorded near Perry, Okla., in Noble County Friday afternoon.

The 3.2 magnitude quake struck at approximately 2:23 p.m.

Its epicenter was located six mile west southwest of Perry, 21 miles west northwest of Stillwater, and 55 miles north of Oklahoma City at a depth of about four miles.

No injuries or damages have been reported.

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.