4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Guthrie

Aug 19, 2014

The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 rattled the Oklahoma City area Tuesday morning.

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There are no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The USGS says the quake was centered 4 miles south-southwest of Guthrie, or about 24 miles north of Oklahoma City.

Residents in the capital city reported feeling the quake at about 7:40 a.m. Tuesday.

The USGS says the quake had a depth of 2.1 miles.


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