3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Reported Near Perry


Saturday, July 5th 2014, 10:43 pm
By: News 9


The United States Geological Survey reported a 3.3 magnitude earthquake in Garfield County Saturday evening.

At 8:44 p.m. Saturday, a quake was recorded 13 miles southwest of Perry, 22 miles southeast of Enid, at a depth of over one mile.

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.