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May 15, 2013

Small earthquake recorded in central Oklahoma

HARRAH —

The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded a small earthquake near Harrah in central Oklahoma.

The USGS reports that a 2.6 magnitude quake was recorded three miles north of Harrah at 5:54 a.m. Wednesday. The area is about 20 miles northeast of Oklahoma City.

No injuries or damage are reported.

Geologists say earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest that are felt by humans.

 

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