3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Reported Near Enid

Friday, June 27th 2014, 5:19 pm
By: News 9

The United States Geological Survey reported a 3.0 magnitude earthquake in Garfield County Friday afternoon.

At 1:53 p.m. Friday, a quake was recorded 9 miles northeast of Enid, 42 miles southwest of Ponca City, at a depth of 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.