Small Earthquake Rumbles In Payne County


Sunday, July 27th 2014, 8:30 pm
By: News 9


A small earthquake rumbled near the town of Yale, Okla., Sunday evening.

The 3.2 magnitude quake struck around 5:20 p.m. The epicenter of the earthquake was located seven miles west, northwest of Yale, or about 59 miles northeast of the Oklahoma City metro, at a depth of less than two miles.

No injuries or damage have been reported with this quake.

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 4.0 and above.