Earthquake Shakes In Garfield County

Friday, January 23rd 2015, 9:37 pm
By: News 9

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported an earthquake near Enid Friday evening.

The 3.6 magnitude earthquake shook the area eight miles west, southwest of Enid and 47 miles northwest of Guthrie at 8:23 p.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.