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Earthquakes In Oklahoma 2012


This list contains earthquakes in Oklahoma in 2012 with detail report.

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Update 2012/12/12
M 3.0 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 15 km depth) with epicenter located 11 km N of Okemah. It will have well felt by the people of Okmulgee, Glenpool, Sapulpa, Okemah, Prague, Yukon and Oklahoma City. 03:30 UTC (Local time Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 09:30 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/2/08
M 2.6 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 12 km SSE of Boley. It will have well felt by the people of Shawnee, Okmulgee, Norman, Purcell, Wewoka and Ada. 09:05 UTC (local time Saturday, December 08, 2012 at 03:05 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/11/20
M 2.9 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 8 km N of Edmond. It will have well felt by the people of Guthrie, Warr Acres, Bethany and Oklahoma City.
18:53 UTC (local time Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:53 PM @ epicenter)
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Update 2012/11/17
M 3.0 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter 20 km W of Perry. It will have well felt by the people of Enid, Guthrie, Stillwater, Harrah, Tonkawa and Oklahoma City.
04:49 UTC (local time Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10:49 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/10/28
M 3.1 minor earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epienter located 9 km E of Prague. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Paden, Shawnee, Okmulgee, Choctaw and Seminole.
04:00 UTC (local time Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 11:00 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/10/21
M 2.8 minor earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 3 km SSW of Luther. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Choctaw, Edmond, Midwest City and Oklahoma City.
10:44 UTC (local time Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 05:44 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/10/17
M 3.2 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 5 km WSW from Wellston. Weak shaking of MMI III will have felt by the poeple of Luther, Fallis, Arcadia, Edmond, Wellston, Oklahoma City and as far a s Midlothian.
04:42 UTC (local time Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 11:42 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/10/10
M 2.7 minor earthquake in Oklahoma City Urban Area, Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located just 3 km (1 miles) WNW of Spencer. It will have well felt by the people of Midwest City, Del City, Jones, Harrah, Edmond and Oklahoma City.
12:41 UTC (local time Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 07:41 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/10/09
M 3.0 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 13 km NNE of Luther. It will have well felt by the people of Guthrie, Edmond, Choctaw, Stillwater, Arcadia, Coyle, Crescent and Oklahoma city.
08:49 UTC (local time Tuesday, October 09, 2012 at 03:49 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/08/18
M 3.4 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 9 km E of Meeker. Just a weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Shawnee, Choctaw, Midwest City, Prague, Muskogee and Broken Arrow.
03:30 UTC (local time Friday, August 17, 2012 at 10:30 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/08/06
M 2.9 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 4 km SSW of Boley. It will have well felt by the people of Shawnee, Wewoka, Okmulgee and Sapulpa.
05:24 UTC (local time Monday, August 06, 2012 at 12:24 AM @ epicenter) 

Update 2012/07/31
M 2.9 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 3 km depth) with epicenter located 4 km WNW of Prague. It will have well felt by the people of Shawnee, Choctaw and Midwest City.
16:03 UTC (local time Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 11:03:39 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/07/30
M 3.1 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 15 km depth) with epicenter located just 6 km ESE from Meeker. Just a weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Johnson, Prague, Shawnee and Oklahoma City.
19:35 UTC (local time Monday, July 30, 2012 at 02:35 PM @ epicenter) 


Update 2012/07/08
M 2.5 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located just 5 km NW from Schulter. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of  Dewar, Okmulgee and Tulsa.
09:11 UTC (local time Sunday, July 08, 2012 at 04:11 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/07/02
M 2.7 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (@ 4 km depth) with epicenter located just 2 km SW from Nicoma Park. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Midwest City, Spencer, Oklahoma City and Tulsa.
03:31 UTC (local time Sunday, July 01, 2012 at 10:31 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/06/13
M 3.3 and 2.8 minor earthquakes rock Oklahoma with epicenter located located 25 km ENE of Oklahoma City. Click for detail report on this Oklahoma earthquake.
06:21 UTC (local time Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 01:21 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/30
M 3.2 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 27 km NNE of Shawnee. Light shaking of MMI IV will have felt by the people of Prague, Sparks and Meeker. Weak shaking will have felt by the people of Norman, Tulsa, Muskogee, Tahlequah and Oklahoma city.
17:10 UTC (local time Monday, April 30, 2012 at 12:14 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/28
M 2.8 minor shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter 26 km NNE of Shawnee. Just a weak shaking will have felt by the people of Prague, Sparks, Norman, Tulsa, Muskogee and  Oklahoma City.
02:14 UTC (local time Friday, April 27, 2012 at 09:14 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/22
M 2.9 minor shallow earthquake in Oklahoma  (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 29 km NNW of Shawnee. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Meeker, Wellston, Carney, Harrah, Mustang and Choctaw. Weak shaking will have experienced by the people of Oklahoma City too.
12:45 UTC (local time Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 07:45 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/16
M 3.9 light shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 29 km NNE of Shawnee. Light shaking of MM IV will have felt by the people of  Prague, Chandler, Stroud, Boley, Shawnee and McLoud. People in Oklahoma City, Norman, Edmond, Tulsa, Broken Arrow, Enid, Claremore, Chickasha, McAlester, The Village, Owasso and El Reno will have experienced weak shaking of MMI II-III.
08:12 UTC (local time Monday, April 16, 2012 at 03:12 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/14
M 3.0 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located  11 km  ESE from Lamar. Just a weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Stuart, Lamar and Hanna.
A magnitude 4.0 eastern U.S. earthquake typically can be felt at many places as far as 100 km from where it occurred, and it infrequently causes damage near its source.
07:35 UTC (Local time Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 02:35 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/12
M 3.1 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 23 km NE of Shawnee. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Prague, Sparks and Shawnee of Oklahoma.
12:10 UTC (local time Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 07:10 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/09
M 2.6 weak very shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 31 km SE of Guthrie. Just a weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Norman, Luther, Newalla and Wellston.
Oklahoma city is 41 km far from the epicenter.
03:58 UTC (local time Sunday, April 08, 2012 at 10:58 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/06
M 3.3 weak shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 9 km depth) with epicenter located just 2 km SE from Luther. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt by the people of Arcadia, Luther, Carney, Wellston and Fallis. Weak shaking will have experienced even in Oklahoma city.
16:20 UTC (local time Friday, April 06, 2012 at 11:20 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/04/03
M 4.0 moderate shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located just 3 km SE Pittsburg. About 37,000 people will have felt light shaking of MMI IV.  People of Krebs, McAlester and Hartshorne will have experienced light shaking. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have experienced by the people of Coalgate, Atoka, Antlers, Shawnee, Paris, Sherman, Muskogee and Fort Smith. Click for detail report on this quake
07:33 UTC (local time Tuesday, April 03, 2012 at 02:33 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/03/31
M 3.3 light earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 33 km ENE of Shawnee. Light shaking of MMI IV will have felt by the people of Seminole. Weak shaking will have experienced by the people of Earlsboro, Stillwater, Oklahoma City and Edmond.
11:54 UTC (local time Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 06:54 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/03/10
M 3.1 weak shallow earthquake shakes Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) saturday morning. The epicenter was located 35 km ENE of Shawnee. It will have well felt above epicenter. The event was recorded when people in Oklahoma were in their bed.
10:11 UTC (local time Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 04:11 AM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/02/29
M 3.0 shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 37 km SE of Guthrie. Weak shaking will have experienced in Wellston, Luther, Guthrie, Edmond and other neighboring region
22:20 UTC (local time Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 04:20 PM at epicenter)

Update 2012/02/26
M 2.6 weak shallow earthquake recorded in Oklahoma today with epicenter located 36 km NNW of Shawnee. It will have well felt above epicenter. People from Tulsa also reported to feel weak shaking
09:15 UTC (local time Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 03:15 AM at epicenter)

Update 2012/02/22
M 2.9 shallow earthquake strikes Oklahoma (@ 6 km depth) today with epicenter located 23 km ENE of Oklahoma City. People living in Choctaw, Jones and  Spencer will have felt light shaking of MMI IV. Weak shaking will have felt in Guthrie, Norman, Shawnee and Oklahoma city
00:30 UTC (local time 18:30; 2012/02/21 @ epicenter)

Update 2012/02/19
M 2.7 weak shallow earthquake (@ 5 km depth) recorded today in Okfuskee county, Oklahoma. Just weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt around epicenter
23:54 UTC (local time 17:54; 2012/02/19 @ epicenter)

Update 2012/02/18
M 2.8 weak shallow earthquake strikes today in Oklahoma (@ 4 km depth) with epicenter located 40 km SSE of Stillwater. This is the second earthquake in Oklahoma today. At 06:24, this morning too, earthquake with M 2.6 was recorded in the same region. Weak shaking of MMI II-III will have felt around epicenter.
20:28 UTC (local time Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 02:28 PM @ epicenter)

Update 2012/02/07
M 3.3 very shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 34 km ENE of Shawnee, Oklahoma (Seminole). People of Okmulgee, Ada and Shawnee will have felt it well. Weak shaking will have felt even in Oklahoma city.(click if you felt) . The earthquake stuck just minutes after an earthquake drill was held in the region. After long time, M 3.0+ earthquake have recorded in this region. Earlier on November 6, 2011 was the strongest earthquake to hit in Oklahoma history
From that time, the region has become seismically active.
16:29 UTC (local time Tuesday, February 07, 2012 at 10:29 AM @ epicenter)

Update 1/9/2012

M 2.7 weak shallow earthquake (@ 5 km depth) stuck today in Oklahoma with epicenter located just 25 km ENE of OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma. People of Choctaw, Jones, Spencer, Newalla, Shawnee, Norman will have felt well shaking
At least 12 minor shocks have also struck the same epicenter near Indio this weekend, ranging from magnitude 1.0 to 2.2

Update 1/3/2012
M 3.2 very shallow earthquake in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) with epicenter located 30 km NE of Shawnee, Oklahoma.
It will be well felt by the people of Prague, Paden, Meeker and Shawnee.
10:56 UTC (local time Tuesday, January 03, 2012 at 04:56 AM @ epicenter)

Update 12/25/2011
M 3.5 weak earthquake recorded in Oklahoma (@ 5 km depth) today with epicenter located 34 km ENE of Shawnee, Oklahoma. Weak shaking will be felt by people of Boley and Prague.
People of Okemah, Seminole, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Norman, Broken Arrow, Edmond, Midwest City, Moore will feel it faintly
02:07 UTC (local time Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 02:07 AM @ epicenter)

Update 12/25/2011
M 3.3 shallow earthquake recorded in Oklahoma with epicenter 36 km ENE of Shawnee, Oklahoma. People of Paden and Seminole will feel it well. It will be faintly felt as far as Oklahoma city.
14:10 UTC (local time Sunday, December 25, 2011 @ 08:10 AM at epicenter)

Update 12/13/2011
M 2.4 very shallow earthquake in Oklahoma. Max. felt MMI is II which indicates weak shaking. Epicenter is very close to Chocktaw (Chocktaw city hall), Oklahoma. It is well felt above the epicenter.
18:57 UTC (local time 12:57 @ epicenter)

Update 12/12/2011
M 2.5 very shallow earthquake (@ 4.2 km depth) stuck today in Lincoln County.
16:19 UTC (local time 10:19 @ epicenter)

Update 12/09/2011
M 3.0 earthquake in Lincoln county with epicenter close to Meeker, Oklahoma. It will be well felt above the epicenter.
16:46 UTC (local time 10:46 @ epicenter)

Update 12/06/2011
M 2.4 very shallow minor earthquake in Oklahoma is recorded today @ 0.1 km depth. It was for just a second. Th epicenter is close to Luther, OK. It will be faintly felt.
7:24 UTC (local time 1:24 @ epicenter)

Update 12/05/2011
M 2.3 minor earthquake in Hughes, Oklahoma @ 15:52 UTC (local time 2011-12-05 09:52). Most of the people even didn't feel it.

Update 12/03/2011
-Magnitude 3.3 shallow earthquake (@ 9.3 km depth) in Lincoln County near to Prague. Max. MMI II which means it will be well felt around epicenter. It is west of Prague Lake.
04:42 UTC (local time 2011-12-02 22:42 @ epicenter)
-Several small earthquakes have been recorded recently in the area, including a 3.7 magnitude quake near Prague on Thanksgiving

Update 12/01/2011
Magnitude 2.1 minor earthquake in Lincoln County. Max. felt MMI is II which indicates weak shaking. It is near to McLoud, OK.
05:29 UTC @ epicenter

Update 11/29/2011
M 2.7 minor but very shallow earthquake is recorded in Oklahoma today with epicenter located 31 km (19 miles) NE of Shawnee, Oklahoma. Even felt in Okmulgee, Stillwater and oklahoma city. The Tinker Afb Airport is 39.29 km far from the epicenter. This area seems to be active from recent days mainly after the M 5.6 Very strong earthquake in Oklahoma this November.
09:22 UTC(local time Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 03:22:33 AM at epicenter)

Update 11/28/2011
Magnitude 2.0 minor earthquake (@ 6.1 km depth) in Okfuskee county, Oklahoma. The epicenter is north of Paden, OK. Most of the people didn't even feel it.
21:54 UTC (local time 15:54 @ epicenter)

Update 11/27/2011
Magnitude 3.2 shallow earthquake (@ 4.9 km depth) is recorded in Oklahoma again with epicenter 36 km (22 miles) SE of Guthrie, Oklahoma. It is well felt in Luther, S Coffeyville and  Wellston which is near to St Luke Cemetery.
11:52 UTC (local time Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 05:52 AM @ epicenter)

Update 

Another earthquake of magnitude 3.2 stuck Oklahoma again after one hour little far from Shawnee. It is 26 km NE of Shawnee, Oklahoma. It is felt as far as Benton. People reported of  feeling well of these quakes mainly in Shawnee which is nearest too epicenter. It is closer to Prague Lake north of Prague Municipal Airport. This area seems to little active from recent days.
OGS mentions M 3.4 @ a shallow depth of 3.8 km in Lincoln County. It is third earthquake today in Oklahoma which is well felt by the people.
21:24 UTC (local time Friday, November 25, 2011 at 03:24 PM @ epicenter)
 
Update 11/25/2011
M 3.3 earthquake in Oklahoma with epicenter located 16 km NNE of Shawnee, Oklahoma. It  is felt as far as Oklahoma City. From recent days, the earthquake has become common  in these areas. people immediately crawl the internet when they felt slight tremor to confirm the quake. The earlier M 5.6 very strong earthquake in Oklahoma made the history of being strongest. Today this is the second earthquake which is well felt by people of Oklahoma, the earlier was of M 2.7 seconds earlier. OGS has given different data of M 3.4 @ 0.1 km depth in Pottawatomie county.
20:09 UTC (local time Friday, November 25, 2011 at 02:09 PM @ epicenter)

 Update 11/24/2011

-Magnitude 3.7 earthquake (@ 6.2 km depth) is recorded in Lincoln County near Sparks, OK. The epicenter is near to reservoir area north of  Prague lake. 399,000 people have experienced a light shaking of MMI IV.
people of Prague, Chandler, Boley, Stroud Jones and Shawnee have experienced weak to light shaking. Magnitude too less to cause any damage.
21:11 UTC (local time Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 03:11 PM @ epicenter)

Update 11/22/2011   
-Magnitude 2.7 minor earthquake (5.3 km depth) recorded 22 km NNE of Shawnee, Oklahoma (@ 21:46 UTC, local time 03:46 PM at epicenter @ epicenter) close to Prague Municipal Airport. It was well felt in Meeker region. Even felt in 100+ radius area.
-Magnitude 2.8 minor earthquake (@ 5 km depth) is recorded today in Oklahoma at 01:36 AM local time. It made people awake around epicenter area which was 39 km NE of OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma.
It was felt in Guthrie, Shawnee, Still water, Norman, luther, Bethany, Edmond, Glenpool, Muskogee and other neighbouring area.

Update 11/20/2011
In Oklahoma County the earthquake with highest magnitude was 2.6 today. It was even not felt. Others were less than 2.
Magnitude 2.3 minor earthquake (4.4 km depth) in Lincoln County near to Prague Municipal Airport.
00:13 UTC (local time 2011-11-19 18:13 @ epicenter)

Update 11/17/2011
 
Today people of Oklahoma County felt slight tremor. The earthquake was recorded of magnitude 2.4 at shallow depth of 4.3 km. Max. felt MMI II.
01:11 UTC (local time 2011-11-16 19:11 @ epicenter)

Update 11/16/2011
M 3.2 minor earthquake hit Lincoln County at shallow depth of 5 km (UTC 17:10) today. It was Felt by the people  as we find lot of people from Oklahoma area to our site searching for Recent Earthquakes In Oklahoma. Other less than magnitude 2 were also recorded which was hardly sensible to people.
People in Oklahoma becomes ALERT even when they feel small minor quakes because of the recent earthquake in Oklahoma, strongest to hit breaking all earlier records.

Update 11/14/2011
Magnitude 3.3 minor earthquake (@ 5.4 km depth) strike Oklahoma today. The epicenter of this Oklahoma earthquake was located just 5 km (3 miles) SSE  from Sparks, OK. It was 14 km (9 miles) NW from Prague, OK and 67 km (42 miles) E from Oklahoma City, OK. Well felt in Shawnee. People of Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Derby, Fayetteville, Bentonville, Davis, Broken Arrow, Mounds, Sapulpa, Spiro, Abilene have also reported experiencing a weak shaking.
5:31 UTC (local time November 13, 2011 at 11:31:42 PM @ epicenter)