USGS Reports 3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Near Medford


Wednesday, October 1st 2014, 7:33 pm
By: News 9


The United States Geological Survey reported an earthquake near Medford, Wednesday afternoon.

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake was reported at 1:18 p.m., 14 miles west, southwest of Medford and 26 miles north, northwest of Enid. The depth was over 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.

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