Small Earthquake Hits Pottawatomie County

Saturday, December 11th 2010, 10:16 pm
By: News On 6

SHAWNEE, Oklahoma -- A small earthquake shook the ground in Pottawatomie County Saturday.

The Oklahoma Geological Survey (OGS) reported a preliminary magnitude 3.2 earthquake around 7:07 p.m.

The epicenter was located approximately six miles east of McCloud and six miles southeast of Meeker.

The OGS said they had more than 30 reports posted on their website of people feeling the quake.

This is the latest in series of quakes to hit the state in the last couple of months. The most recent being the two earthquakes reported on Thanksgiving day near Luther.

11/25/2010 Related Story: Two More Oklahoma Earthquakes Recorded Thanksgiving Day

OGS is asking citizens who felt the quake to fill out a report on their website.