The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

March 18, 2014

Quakes recorded near Medford

Staff reports
Enid News and Eagle

— Two small earthquakes were reported Tuesday morning in the Medford area.

The first hit at 9:58 a.m. and measured magnitude 2.5. It was centered 16 miles west-southwest of Medford. The second, also magnitude 2.5, hit at 10:57 a.m. and was centered 11 miles south-southeast of Medford.

Both were recorded at a depth of about 3.1 miles.

The Medford area has been active lately, with four earthquakes reported Saturday afternoon south-southeast of the Grant County seat.

A 2.3 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 11:36 p.m. Sunday 8 miles northeast of Enid.