ST LOUIS (LALATE) – An Oklahoma earthquake 2014 today has struck Guthrie. The Oklahoma earthquake February 14, 2014 began moments ago, in the evening hours. Damage assessment is pending.
USGS indicates to news that a 3.1 magnitude Oklahoma earthquake struck just after 6:19 pm local time today. The quake had virtually no depth. USGS tells news that the quake started three miles below ground level. As a result the quake could be felt across the immediate vicinity.
USGS tells news that the Oklahoma earthquake today was two miles south of Guthrie. It was thirteen miles east of Edmond. It also began roughly twenty-four miles northwest of Warr Acres. It started twenty-five miles southeast of Bethany and twenty-six miles north of Oklahoma City, news analysts note.
Several quakes have been striking the country in recent months. In June one quake hit twelve miles northeast of Chickasha and fourteen miles southwest of Mustang. The quake was twenty-one miles southwest of Yukon and twenty-seven miles southwest of Oklahoma City, reps told news at the time.
Then in July last year a 3.0 magnitude quake struck roughly sixty miles east of Oklahoma City, centered north of Interstate 50. The quake was west of Henryetta and Okemah, south of Prague, and north of Wewoka and Holdenville.