A magnitude-4.4 earthquake shook people in Oklahoma and Kansas early Saturday morning.
The temblor occurred at 4:20 a.m. CDT Saturday (5 a.m. EDT), with an epicenter 11 miles southwest of Medford, Oklahoma, and at a depth of 4 miles, the United States Geological Survey reported. It was initially listed as a magnitude-4.8 earthquake.
@koconews Major earthquake in Enid! Books flew off shelves with violent shaking! Grandfather clock chimes ringing!— Patrick M Wine ✈️ (@ThePatrickWine) October 10, 2015
Residents from MacPherson, Kansas, to Norman, Oklahoma, told the USGS that they felt the earthquake, according to the USGS website.
Very weakly felt earthquake at the NWS Dodge City office at 422 am. #kswx— NWS Dodge City (@NWSDodgeCity) October 10, 2015
4.8 earthquake South of Medford, Ok at 4:21am. My house shook and I thought someone fell down the stairs!— Brenda Cohorn (@BrendaCohorn) October 10, 2015