the republic logo

US Geological Survey records small earthquake northwest of Edmond

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

EDMOND, Oklahoma — The U.S. Geological Survey reports a small earthquake just northwest of Edmond.

The USGS says a preliminary magnitude 3.2 quake was recorded at 8:05 a.m. Monday about nine miles northwest of Edmond — about 20 miles northwest of Oklahoma City.

Authorities say no injuries or damage are reported.

Geologists say earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest felt by humans and that damage is not likely from quakes of below magnitude 4.0.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.