Another Small Earthquake Rocks Luther Area Tuesday afternoon


Tuesday, April 23rd 2013, 4:38 pm
By: News 9


Another small earthquake was recorded near Luther, Oklahoma, Tuesday afternoon.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 2.7 magnitude earthquake was recorded just after 2:30 p.m. Its epicenter was located about one mile east of Luther, 11 miles north, northeast of Choctaw, and 22 miles northeast of Oklahoma City.

It was about three miles deep.

No injuries or damage were immediately reported following this earthquake.

According to the USGS, a series of earthquakes ranging from magnitudes 2.5 to a magnitude 4.3 have been recorded in central Oklahoma last week.

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The USGS says earthquakes with magnitudes from 2.5 to 3 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans.