Three Earthquakes Shake Oklahoma Sunday Morning


Sunday, November 16th 2014, 9:47 am
By: News 9


The ground was shaking in Oklahoma as three earthquakes hit early Sunday morning.

The first struck around 1:26 a.m. 9 miles NNW of Langston, OK.  It registered as a 3.3 magnitude.

The second was recorded at 4:32 a.m. 7 miles WSW of Pawnee, OK as registered as a 3.2 magnitude.

The third hit at 5:11 a.m. 13 miles S of Medford, OK and registered as a 2.5 magnitude.

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.