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3.6 Magnitude Quake Recorded Tuesday Afternoon

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A USGS map showing the recent Oklahoma earthquake swarm. A USGS map showing the recent Oklahoma earthquake swarm.


SPARKS, Oklahoma -- Another Oklahoma earthquake was recorded Tuesday afternoon. The 3.6 magnitude quake was centered 5 miles southeast of Sparks at 1:05 p.m.

The quake was 3.2 miles deep, according to the United States Geological Survey.

See a list of Oklahoma earthquakes

It was 16 miles northeast of Shawnee and 40 miles east of Oklahoma City.

Tuesday afternoon's quake was the first reported by the USGS after Monday night's 4.7 rumbler.

11/7/2011 Related Story: Oklahoma Seismologist: Aftershocks Will Continue And Can Be Larger

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