Small Earthquake Shakes Up Garfield County

Wednesday, November 26th 2014, 8:16 pm
By: News 9

A small earthquake rumbled near the town of Enid, in Garfield County, Wednesday evening.

The 3.1 magnitude quake struck at approximately 6:54 p.m., 12 miles north northeast of Enid, or about 77 miles north northwest of the Oklahoma City metro area, at a depth of just under three miles.

There have been no reports of injuries or damage associated with this earthquake.

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 magnitude 4.0 and higher.