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US Geological Survey: 3 earthquakes shake central Oklahoma; no damage, injuries reported
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) ' At least three earthquakes have shaken much of central Oklahoma.
The U.S. Geological Survey says on its website early Saturday morning that a 4.7 magnitude earthquake struck at 2:12 a.m., with an epicenter about six miles north of Prague in southern Lincoln County. That's about 50 miles east of Oklahoma City.
A 3.4 magnitude aftershock was reported at 2:27 a.m. from the same location.
The survey says a 2.7 magnitude quake also was recorded at 2:44 a.m.
Lincoln County sheriff officials say there have been no reports of injuries but several people have reported items falling off walls.
Oklahoma City police officials say they have received several 911 calls, but have no reports of injuries or damage.