Oklahoma’s latest earthquake happened early Monday morning in the north central part of the state.
The 2.9 magnitude quake happened around 2:50 a.m. and its epicenter was closed to the town of Lucien which is about 22 miles east of Enid.
The U.S. Geological Survey issued the following information about the earthquake which is in the region of wastewater disposal wells where state regulators have asked operators to lower their injection of fluids.
Event type: Earthquake
Geographic coordinates: 36.279N, 97.502W
Depth: 5 km
Universal Time (UTC): 13 May 2019 07:49:44
Time near the Epicenter: 13 May 2019 02:49:44
Local standard time in your area: 13 May 2019 01:49:44
Location with respect to nearby cities:
4.3 km (2.7 mi) W of Lucien, Oklahoma
36.2 km (22.4 mi) ESE of Enid, Oklahoma
43.8 km (27.2 mi) WNW of Stillwater, Oklahoma
44.9 km (27.9 mi) N of Guthrie, Oklahoma
90.0 km (55.8 mi) N of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma