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USGS records 5 earthquakes overnight in northern Oklahoma

DEC 5, 2016 - PAWNEE (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded five small earthquakes in northern Oklahoma, including a magnitude 3.9 temblor near Pawnee where the state's largest earthquake was recorded in September. A 3.6 magnitude quake also struck overnight near Cushing, one of the world's major oil hubs. Five quakes have been recorded in the state since Sunday night. No injuries or damage have been reported. The USGS says one quake hit at 9:22 p.m. Sunday, about 9 miles eas...

Geology and ore deposits of the Picher Field, Oklahoma and Kansas, (Geological Survey professional paper 588) | New and Used Books from Thrift Books

Rare Earthquake Warning Issued for Oklahoma

Rare Earthquake Warning Issued for Oklahoma - 5/5/2014 Warning from U.S. Geological Survey & Oklahoma Geological Survey, in joint statement, warned the risk of a damaging earthquake--one LARGER than magnitude 5.0--has significantly increased in central Oklahoma...

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USGS records 5 earthquakes overnight in northern Oklahoma | KSN-TV

Details about Oklahoma Alabaster Cavern Woodward County Geological Survey Guide Book 1981

Oklahoma Alabaster Cavern Woodward County Geological Survey Guide Book 1981

An earthquake has rattled a swath of the Great Plains from Nebraska to North Texas. The United States Geological Survey said that a 5.6 magnitude earthquake happened at 7:02 a.m. Saturday in north-central Oklahoma. It also tweeted that aftershocks may occur. Saturday's quake was centered about 9 miles northwest of Pawnee, Oklahoma. Earlier this week, the same spot, which is about 70 miles northeast of Oklahoma City, saw a magnitude 3.2 temblor.

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Seismic shift: Oklahoma’s earthquakes triggered by wastewater disposal wells

Oklahoma Geological Survey seismologist, Austin Holland, installs a seismometer in southwest Oklahoma City, Okla., on January 26, 2015. (Linda Davidso...

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Governor's Office, Oklahoma Geological Survey acknowledge disposal wells likely cause of earthquakes - Capitol Report - TulsaWorld