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Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Shakes OKC

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reports that around 12:10 p.m. CST a magnitude 4.5 earthquake shook the ground in Oklahoma. It happened 3 miles south-southwest of Arcadia and just 15 miles northeast from Oklahoma City.

The quake was felt at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater while the Oklahoma State University Cowboys took on the Oklahoma University Sooners:

The event has already been reviewed by a seismologist. It occurred about 5 miles below the surface and last for a few seconds.

The USGS states that some small aftershocks could still take place in the aftermath of the main earthquake.