Snow-Quake: 3.3 Magnitude Temblor Rumbles In Noble County


Sunday, November 16th 2014, 6:31 pm
By: News 9


A small earthquake shook up residents tucked away in snow-covered Perry, Okla., in Noble County, Sunday afternoon.

The 3.3 magnitude earthquake struck at approximately 4:41 p.m., two miles east of Perry, or about 58 miles north, northeast of the Oklahoma City metro, at a depth of three miles.

There have not been any reports of 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 magnitudes 4.0 and higher.