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Earthquakes, including one 4.2 magnitude, in north Oklahoma


February 5, 2021

ENID, Okla. (AP) — Several earthquakes, including one of magnitude 4.2, one 3.7 magnitude and one 3.5 magnitude, were recorded Friday in northern Oklahoma by the Oklahoma Geological Survey.

The quakes were recorded southeast of Enid, about 95 miles (153 kilometers) north of Oklahoma City.

No injuries or damage were reported, according to Garfield County Emergency Management Director Mike Honigsberg.

Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded in Oklahoma in recent years, many linked to underground injection of wastewater from oil and gas production, which is being considered as a cause of...

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