Small Earthquake Shakes Up Okfuskee County


Thursday, January 3rd 2013, 10:08 pm
By: News 9


A small earthquake rumbled near the town of Boley, Okla. in Okfuskee County, Thursday night.

The quake, which weighed in at a magnitude of 3.7, shook at a depth of about six miles.

The epicenter was located approximately four miles southwest of Boley, about five miles east of Paden, Okla. and 57 miles to the east of the Oklahoma City metro area.

No damage and no injuries were reported with this quake.

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