Magnitude 4.7 and Magnitude 4.8 – NW of Fairview, Oklahoma – January 7, 2016


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USGS Tectonic Summary

Magnitude 4.7
2016-01-07 04:27:28 UTC
Location:  36.475°N  -98.728°W
Depth:  3.4 km
Magnitude 4.8
2016-01-07 04:27:58 UTC
Location:  36.493°N  -98.714°W
Depth:  6.0 km


For information about fracking and earthquakes:

Do I Think That Fracking Causes Earthquakes?

June 7, 2014

Alan Kafka
Weston Observatory
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Boston College


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