4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Near Cherokee


Thursday, February 5th 2015, 10:32 am
By: News 9


A 4.3 magnitude earthquake was recorded near Cherokee, Oklahoma, Thursday morning.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake was recorded at 9:08 a.m. Its epicenter was located five miles east, northeast of Cherokee, and 35 miles northwest of Enid.

It was about three miles deep.

Many News 9 viewers in the area reported feeling this earthquake.

Earlier on Thursday, just after 1 a.m., a 3.8 magnitude earthquake rattled residents near Helena, Oklahoma.

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No injuries or damage were reported in either of these earthquakes.