3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Reported In Pawnee County

Wednesday, May 31st 2017, 6:29 am
By: News 9

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake was recorded near the town of Pawnee, in Pawnee County early Wednesday.

The quake was recorded at 2:03 a.m, 8 miles west of Skedee, 9 miles southwest of Ralston, and 54 miles west of Tulsa.

The quake followed two other quakes, also early Wednesday near the town of Perry in Noble County.

No damage or injuries have been reported with the earthquakes.

Oklahoma Earthquakes

According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), earthquakes with magnitudes ranging from 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans. Damage is more likely with quakes of magnitudes of 4.0 and greater