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Small Earthquake Recorded In Central Oklahoma

PRAGUE, Okla. (AP) - Another small earthquake has shaken part of central Oklahoma.

A 2.7 magnitude quake struck early Tuesday morning near Prague. The local sheriff's office didn't have any reports of injuries or damage.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake's center was 45 miles east of Oklahoma City.
Several small earthquakes have been recorded recently in the area, including a 3.7 magnitude quake near Prague on Thanksgiving.

A 5.6 magnitude quake, the strongest ever recorded in Oklahoma, shook the state Nov. 5. That quake damaged dozens of homes, buckled a highway and caused other damage.

Geologists say earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest felt by humans.

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