USGS Reports Another Earthquake Near Cushing


Tuesday, October 7th 2014, 8:13 pm
By: News 9


The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported another earthquake near Cushing Tuesday evening. The 3.2 magnitude quake was reported at 6:57 p.m. three miles west, southwest of Cushing and 16 miles southeast of Stillwater.

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The earthquake's depth was more than three miles.

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.