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Nov052011

4.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Oklahoma

Getty Images(OKLAHOMA CITY) -- The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 4.7 magnitude earthquake in Oklahoma on Saturday morning.

The earthquake occurred at 2:12 a.m. CST and its epicenter was six miles north of Prague in Lincoln County.  The quake shook buildings for about 30 seconds with no injuries or major damage reported. The quake was felt as far as Arkansas, Kansas and Missouri.

An aftershock of 3.4 at 2:27 a.m. and two aftershocks of magnitude 2.7 were recorded shortly before 3 a.m.

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