Sunday, November 06, 2011

Oklahoma still getting hammered by earthquakes

OKLAHOMA CITY - The weekend's earthquake swarm continues with 14 aftershocks recorded Sunday morning in Oklahoma. The latest aftershock was magnitude of 3.3 recorded at 12:26 p.m. located 10 miles northeast of Shawnee.
These following the strongest quake in the state's history - one with a magnitude of 5.6 -which rocked the stands at the Oklahoma State University game at 10:53 Saturday night.
It could be felt throughout the state and in Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, northern Texas and some parts of Illinois and Wisconsin, said geophysicist Jessica Turner at the U.S. Geological Survey.
There were no reports in the hours after the quakes of any severe injuries or severe damage.

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Poor bastards - at least mobile homes stand up better to shakers than tornadoes.