Choctaw Shakes After Late Morning Earthquake


Sunday, March 9th 2014, 1:36 pm
By: News 9


A 3.1 magnitude earthquake rumbled the Choctaw area late Sunday morning.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was recorded around 11:05 a.m. three miles southeast of Choctaw or 15 miles east of Oklahoma City, at a depth of just over three miles.

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No major injuries or damage have been reported.

According to the USGS, earthquakes with magnitudes of 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans.