9/26/2013 — Oklahoma Fracking Earthquake — 2.8M on the flank of pumping operation

The unrest carries on.

Central Oklahoma showing ongoing, steady movement inside several pumping / injection / frac well operations.  Today, (september 26 2013), another 2.8 magnitude occurring very close to a previous earthquake epicenter from January 16, 2013.

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oklahoma fracking earthquake sept 26 2013

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USGS earthquake statistics for this recent event:

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000k01p#summary

Event Time

  1. 2013-09-26 05:17:11 UTC
  2. 2013-09-26 00:17:11 UTC-05:00 at epicenter
  3. 2013-09-26 00:17:11 UTC-05:00 system time

Location

35.636°N 97.362°W depth=5.4km (3.4mi)

Nearby Cities

  1. 10km (6mi) E of Edmond, Oklahoma
  2. 17km (11mi) NNW of Choctaw, Oklahoma
  3. 20km (12mi) N of Midwest City, Oklahoma
  4. 22km (14mi) NNE of Del City, Oklahoma
  5. 23km (14mi) NE of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Here are all my past posts on the topic of man made earthquakes (fracking) / induced seismicity:

https://sincedutch.wordpress.com/?s=frack&submit=Search

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