Small Earthquake Reported Near Perry

Tuesday, January 27th 2015, 5:33 pm
By: News 9

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported an earthquake near Perry Tuesday morning.

The 3.4 magnitude earthquake shook the area one mile south, southeast of Perry and 15 miles northwest of Stillwater at 5:36 a.m., according to the USGS.

The earthquake was more than three miles deep.

There are no reports of major injury or damage at this time.

According to the USGS, earthquakes with magnitudes ranging from 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans. Damage is more likely from quakes at a 4.0 magnitude and higher.