Small Earthquake Shakes In Southern Oklahoma


Saturday, June 29th 2013, 11:21 pm
By: News 9


A small earthquake shook near the town of Madill, located in Marshall County, in southern Oklahoma, Saturday night.

The quake struck just before 10 p.m. and weighed in at a 3.0 magnitude on the Richter scale.

The epicenter of the temblor was located five miles east of Madill, or about 106 miles south southeast of the OKC metro, at a depth of three miles.

No injuries or damage have been reported with this quake.

According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), earthquakes with magnitudes from 2.5 to 3 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans.