KBTX | Bryan & College Station, TX | Weather Forecast & Radar

Another Earthquake Strikes Near Langston, Oklahoma

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

LANGSTON, Okla. (AP) The U.S. Geological Survey says another earthquake has struck the Langston area - this time, a preliminary 3.1-magnitude quake on Tuesday night.

The USGS says the earthquake was recorded at 10:36 p.m. about 4 miles southwest of Langston. The earthquake was about 4 miles deep.

A day earlier, a magnitude-4.0 earthquake also struck near Langston, and the quake was felt widely in central Oklahoma, including the Oklahoma City area.

No damage or injuries have been reported with either earthquake.

Oklahoma City television station KWTV reports (http://bit.ly/1kKf914 ) two more earthquakes were recorded Wednesday morning. A 2.9-magnitude earthquake was recorded at 5:20 a.m. near Perry, while a 2.7-magnitude quake hit shortly after 5:30 a.m. near Cherokee.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 254549161 - kbtx.com/a?a=254549161