3.2 Magnitude Earthquake Reported Near Tonkawa


Saturday, June 14th 2014, 7:29 pm
By: News 9


The United States Geological Survey reported a 3.2 magnitude earthquake in Garfield County Saturday evening.

At 5:55 p.m. Saturday, a quake was recorded 18 miles northeast of Enid, 29 miles southwest of Ponca City, 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.