4.0 quake shakes northwest Oklahoma

Ponca City Now - August 12, 2016 10:22 am

HELENA, Okla. (AP) – The US Geological Survey reports a 4.0 magnitude earthquake has stuck northwestern Oklahoma.

The USGS says the quake was recorded at 12:27 a.m., 12 miles northeast of Helena, about 85 miles northwest of Oklahoma City.

There have been no reports of injury or damage.

The USGS says the earthquake was widely felt in central Oklahoma and as far north as Junction City, Kansas.

 

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