Earthquake Shakes Central Oklahoma One Of 7 In 28 Hours - NPR NPR Earthquake Shakes Central Oklahoma One Of 7 In 28 HoursNPRAn earthquake of preliminary magnitude 4.2 hit central Oklahoma Wednesday night the U.S. Geological Survey said the sixth earthquake to affect the area in just over 24 hours. Four hours later a less intense earthquake of a preliminary magnitude 3.5 ...Moderate earthquake shakes central OklahomaCentral Oklahoma earthquake leaves hundreds in the dark4.4 quake rattles…
Recent earthquakes in central Oklahoma under investigation - WFAA
State Geological Survey Stayed Silent After Linking Oklahoma Quakes to Oil Industry
- The OGS considers it very likely that the majority of recent earthquakes, particularly those in central and north-central Oklahoma, are triggered by the injection of produced water in disposal wells.
Friday will mark the first of four deadlines for certain wastewater injection well operators in Oklahoma and Logan Counties as the State Corporation Commission attempts to reduce the risk of earthquakes potentially triggered by them.
Seismologists at U. Geological Survey warn that the ongoing earthquake swarm in central-Oklahoma is likely to continue, could get worse, and might be linked to wells oil and gas companies use to store drilling waste-fluid deep underground
Mile for mile, there are almost as many earthquakes rattling Oklahoma as California this year. This major increase in seismic shaking led to a rare earthquake warning today (May from the U. Geological Survey and the Oklahoma Geological Survey.