Small Earthquake Felt Near Medford


Thursday, August 7th 2014, 1:08 pm
By: News 9


Another small earthquake was recorded near the Medford area, Thursday morning.

The 3.2 magnitude temblor struck at approximately 11:40 a.m. Its epicenter was located 13 miles west of Medford, or about 96 miles north, northwest of the Oklahoma City metro area at a depth of one and a half miles.

No damage or injuries have been reported with this earthquake.

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 with quakes at 4.0 and higher.