Magnitude 4.3 Earthquake Shakes Oklahoma


Monday, April 9th 2018, 6:33 am
By: News 9


Two earthquakes rattled Oklahoma early Monday in Garfield County.  The USGS says that second quake, which many felt across northern and eastern Oklahoma was magnitude 4.3 quake.

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The first was a magnitude 3.3 quake that was reported shortly after 4:25 a.m. Its epicenter was between Perry and Oklahoma City.  And the second one was a magnitude 4.3 quake reported about 5:20 a.m. Its epicenter, like the first, was between Perry and Oklahoma City.

The largest recorded earthquake in state history, a magnitude 5.8 quake struck just north of Pawnee on September 3rd, 2016, causing damage in and around the community.

9/5/2016 Related Story: USGS: Pawnee Earthquake Strongest Ever In Oklahoma