A second 3.2M earthquake has struck inside a central Oklahoma pumping operation. This is on top of the previous 3.0M (upgraded to a 3.2M) and the additional 2.7M just to the south.
This current 3.2 magnitude earthquake is just 389 feet away from a well head (oil and natural gas).
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- 2013-10-01 23:28:43 UTC
- 2013-10-01 18:28:43 UTC-05:00 at epicenter
- 2013-10-01 18:28:43 UTC-05:00 system time
36.538°N 97.943°W depth=5.2km (3.2mi)
- 16km (10mi) NNW of Enid, Oklahoma
- 78km (48mi) WSW of Ponca City, Oklahoma
- 86km (53mi) NNW of Guthrie, Oklahoma
- 92km (57mi) WNW of Stillwater, Oklahoma
- 124km (77mi) NNW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Here are the two other fracking earthquakes which occurred in Oklahoma earlier in the day:
Here are all my past posts on the topic of fracking induced earthquakes: