Small earthquake reported near Dickson

By: News 12 Email
By: News 12 Email

DICKSON, Okla. (AP) - The US Geological Survey has recorded a small earthquake in southern Oklahoma.

The USGS says a magnitude 3.3 quake was recorded at 10:06 p.m. Saturday near Dickson - about 15 miles east of Ardmore in Carter County. The area is about 95 miles south of Oklahoma City.

The USGS says no damage was reported.

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

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