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Eight earthquakes recorded in 3 days in central Oklahoma

Posted at 8:51 AM, Nov 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-02 09:52:08-04

 HENNESSEY, Okla. (AP) - A series of small to moderate earthquakes have struck in central Oklahoma. The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded eight quakes since Tuesday near Hennessey, about 45 miles northwest of Oklahoma City. The most recent quake occurred at 2:54 p.m. Wednesday with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 after a magnitude 3.1 quake struck nearly eight hours earlier. The largest quake -- a magnitude 4.1 -- struck at 4:50 a.m. Tuesday. No injury or damage is reported.

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