4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Oklahoma


Monday, November 7th 2011, 10:02 pm
By: News 9


A 4.7 magnitude earthquake shook Oklahoma again at 8:46 p.m. Monday. This is the third large earthquake that rattled the Sooner State in just three days.

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According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of Monday evening's earthquake was five miles northwest of Prague, six miles southeast of Sparks, nine miles east, northeast of Meeker, and 44 miles east of Oklahoma City.

The earthquake was only three miles deep.

News 9 felt it here in our studio in Oklahoma City, and several viewers have posted on our Facebook page saying they felt it too, including folks from Norman, Chickasha, Tulsa, Enid, Wakita, Alva, Guthrie and more.

Remember, you can send in your earthquake pictures at pics@news9.net. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.