Shaking In Our Boots: Quakes Continue To Shake Up State


Sunday, August 17th 2014, 11:27 pm
By: News 9


Sunday continues to be a seismically active day for many parts of Oklahoma, with the latest earthquake rumbling near the town of Boley, in Okfuskee County.

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake rumbled eight miles south of Boley, or about 57 miles east of the Oklahoma City metro, at a depth of about seven miles, at approximately 9:50 p.m.

Earlier Sunday multiple earthquakes ranging from 3.1 to 3.8 shook near the towns of Enid and Medford in Grant County. A 3.0 magnitude earthquake was also recorded near Perry, in Noble County.

Check out all of Sunday's temblors on News 9's earthquake page.

Two more quakes greater than 3.0 rattled near the town of Cherokee in Alfalfa County. Finally,

No damage or injuries have been reported with any of Sunday's earthquakes, so far.

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 a magnitude 4.0 and higher.